18th Century Gold and Enamel Snuffbox
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18th Century Gold and Enamel Snuffbox
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A gold and enamel snuffbox of shallow navette form. The lid, the ground and the sides of the box are decorated with translucent cobalt blue enameled panels revealing a guilloche pattern in waves. The surrounding of the lid is decorated with a stylized floral frieze on a matte background and enhanced with opalescent, red and green enamel. The box is decorated with alternating enamelled panels and ornaments or cassolette enhanced with red and green enamels.
Weight: 2.97 oz (84.4 g).
L: 3.3in. (8.5) / W: 1.18in. (3 cm) / H: 0.98in. (2.5cm)
Prestige marks: H crowned
Owls recheck marks. 18 K gold.
18th century. Probably Swiss.
Price: 15 000€
Ref: 4912


18th Century Gold and Enamel Snuffbox