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    Sale 2803

    Amsterdam Jewels & Watches

    4 November 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 2

    A GOLD VINAIGRETTE WITH ROMAN MICRO-MOSAIC

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    A GOLD VINAIGRETTE WITH ROMAN MICRO-MOSAIC
    Of oval shape, the cover with rectangular micro-mosaic scene depicting a recumbant cocker spaniel terrier in a meadow, within a matted gold border flanked by raised thumbpieces, blue enamel line at the rim, the base centering an oval engine-turned diaperwork cartouche surrounded by graduated engraved festoons, opening to reveal a finely pierced hinged grille and sponge compartment, French, circa 1820


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