31 March 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 11,250
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
A MEISSEN SILVER-GILT MOUNTED MINIATURE BOMBE PATCH-BOX
CIRCA 1735-40, THE MOUNTS CONTEMPORARY
Moulded with scrolls, the hinged cover and body painted with merchants in harbour scenes within scroll-moulded cartouches, the base with a bouquet, the interior of the cover with a pug-dog seated on a red cushion
1 1/8 in. (2.8 cm.) wide
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