• Sale 2286

    Christie's Interiors

    12 - 13 January 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 365

    A GILT-METAL MOUNTED GERMAN TURQUOISE-GROUND PORCELAIN SHELL-SHAPED SNUFF-BOX WITH HINGED COVER,

    THE MOUNTS AND LIKELY THE DECORATION OF LATER DATE,

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A GILT-METAL MOUNTED GERMAN TURQUOISE-GROUND PORCELAIN SHELL-SHAPED SNUFF-BOX WITH HINGED COVER,
    THE MOUNTS AND LIKELY THE DECORATION OF LATER DATE,
    the cover painted in the style of Boucher with gallants and companions in landscapes, the interior reserved at the bottom with a cartouche similar to those on the exterior
    3in. (7.6cm.) wide


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    This lot is offered without reserve.