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Baron Gustave de Rothschild.
Galerie J. Kugel, Paris.
Post Lot Text
A PARCEL-GILT POLYCHROME RECTANGULAR ENAMEL CASKET
VENETIAN, CIRCA 1500
The hinged lid opening to reveal a dark blue interior with gold stars, the reverse of the casket with pale turquoise enamel embellished with gold stars; on later bronze lion's paw feet; minor chips and restorations, minor wear to gilding