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    Sale 7453

    Important Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    27 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 81

    A CONTINENTAL GOLD SNUFF-BOX

    PROBABLY SWISS, CIRCA 1840/60, WITH PRESTIGE MARKS

    Price Realised  

    A CONTINENTAL GOLD SNUFF-BOX
    PROBABLY SWISS, CIRCA 1840/60, WITH PRESTIGE MARKS
    elongated rectangular box, the cover, sides and base engine-turned with zig-zag pattern, the rims chased with c-scrolls, slightly raised thumbpiece
    3 9/16 in. (91 mm.) wide
    2 7/8 oz. (82 gr.)


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