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    Sale 7731

    Centuries of Style: Silver, European Ceramics, Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    2 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 166

    A GEORGE III GOLD-MOUNTED ENAMELLED SCENT BOTTLE

    CIRCA 1790/1800

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE III GOLD-MOUNTED ENAMELLED SCENT BOTTLE
    CIRCA 1790/1800
    Tapering flattened flask of oval form, the front and reverse centred by translucent royal blue guilloché enamelled cartouches with trailing foliate and ropework border paillons, within white waterleaf and sky blue laurel opaque champlevé borders, the gold screw-top similarly enamelled, interior with gold fitted stopper
    3¼ in. (82 mm.) high


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