18th century gold box with miniature on ivory.
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18th century gold box with miniature on ivory.
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Round gold box in different colours. The independent lid is decorated with a miniature on ivory depicting a mythological scene representing the departure of Roman warriors. The gold surrounding is finely chiseled with foliage patterns  in green gold and with a fine cord in yellow gold. The side is decorated with four finely "guilloché" panels alternating with vases with floral composition in coloured gold that stand out on an amati background. The base has a concentric and radiant decoration alternating between guillochage, amati background. A gold coloured foliage motif is at the centre of the composition.
Weight: 3.12 oz (88,6 g).
D: 2.44in. ( 6,2 cm) / H: 0.98 in. (2,5 cm).
Gold marks of the 18th century.
Illigible marks
Work of the second part of the 18th-century.
Price: 7500€
REF:4840.


18th century gold box with miniature on ivory.