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    Sale 7556

    Important Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    10 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 118

    A GEORGE II GLASS SCENT-BOTTLE WITH GOLD CAGEWORK

    ENGLISH, CIRCA 1750/60

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE II GLASS SCENT-BOTTLE WITH GOLD CAGEWORK
    ENGLISH, CIRCA 1750/60
    upright cut glass flask of rectangular section, overlaid with pierced gold cagework embossed with architectural elements, fluted scrolls, flowers and leaves, glass stopper, independent gold cap chased with diagonal stripes and flowers, with opaque white enamel band inscribed 'MARQUE DE MON AMITIE'
    2 7/8 in. (73 mm.) high


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