Gold Snuff box late eighteen century
Enquire about this Item
Rectangular snuffbox with angled corners sides. The box in several tons of gold presents an exceptional « guilloché » decoration in lozenge reminding a work of basketry. This elegant work is framed by a stylized floral frieze with several shades of gold against an amati background. The same decoration is presented on the back and the bottom of the snuffbox. The angled corners are decorated with stylized floral motifs.
Price : 6800 €
Era: end 18th century, early 19th century.
Dimension: L: 2,9 in/ D: 1,4 in/ H: 0,6 in.
Dimension: L: 7,5 cm/ l: 3,8 cm/ H: 1,6 cm.
Weight: 2,4 oz (69,81 gr)
Probably prestige gold marks. Swiss.