Late 18th century gold and enamel oval snuffbox.
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Gold and enamel hinged oval box 18 carats. The lid, base and rim are adorned with swirling green and blue medallions in the lapis lazuli style, set against a guilloché background of vertical striated channels. The sides of the base and lid are highlighted with a frieze of gold and foliage, echoing the tones of the central motif. The sides of the base and lid are underlined by a frieze of gold and foliate fillets echoing the tones of the central motif.
Price: 11200 Euros
Era: Late 18th century.
Materials: Gold, enamel.
Hallmarks: 2 eagle heads, a bird head.
Dim: H 11,8 cm/ W 2 cm/ D 1,5 cm.
Dim: H 4,64 inch/ W 0,78 inch/ D 0,59 cm.
Weight: 74,20 gr.