6 November 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 438
Estimate GBP 700 - GBP 1,000
A LOUIS XV SILVER-MOUNTED ENAMEL SNUFF-BOX
FROMERY WORKSHOP, BERLIN, CIRCA 1750, THE SILVER MOUNTS PARIS, 1744-1750
Oblong, the hinged cover enamelled with raised gilt ornament of a musical trophy within a herm, shell, foliage and strapwork cartouche, the base with further musical trophy, the sides with animals, flowers and foliage, all on a white ground, with a reeded silver-gilt mounted rim, marked on rim with decharge of Antione Leschaudel,
2 in. (5 cm.) wide
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With Evgret von Bary, Munich.
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