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    Sale 2039

    Important Silver and Objects of Vertu

    23 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 16

    A FRENCH TWO-COLOR GOLD SNUFF BOX

    MARK OF GERMAIN CHAYE, PARIS, 1777

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FRENCH TWO-COLOR GOLD SNUFF BOX
    MARK OF GERMAIN CHAYE, PARIS, 1777
    Oval, the base, sides, and cover with engine-turning semé with dots within braided, ropetwist and beaded borders, the sides with flowersprays at intervals, marked inside base and cover and on bezel
    2¼ in. (57 mm.) long


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