Round box mounted in gold and aventurine, 18th century.
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Gold and Aventurine round box with interlace decoration. In two parts, the lid is domed, the base flattened and the rim punctuated with a chiselled pilaster.The whole is made of blue enamel powdered with gold in the style of lapis lazuli. The interior is lined with tortoiseshell.
Era: Louis XVI period.
Materials: Gold, aventurine, tortoiseshell.
Hallmarks: Fermier général JB Fouache 1775-1781.
Master goldsmith: illegible / Letter P for Paris.
Dim: D 6,6 cm / H 2,3 cm.
Dim: D 2,6 inch / H 0,9 inch.
Weight: 82 gr.