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    Sale 2782

    LIECHTENSTEIN: Property from the Collection of the Princely House of Liechtenstein.

    1 April 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 252

    A GOLD AND AMBER SNUFF-BOX

    NORTH GERMAN, MID-18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GOLD AND AMBER SNUFF-BOX
    NORTH GERMAN, MID-18TH CENTURY
    The pear-shaped lid and base inset with translucent amber plaques with opaque inclusions, the moulded sides chased with a bold scallop to the front, the inside with two labels inscribed J59 and 417
    17 mm. high x 56 mm. wide x 47 mm. deep


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    Provenance

    Vienna, 1884.
    Schloss Vaduz, Liechtenstein, 1944.