10 June 2008,
London, King Street
Price Realised GBP 4,000
A SWISS ENAMELLED GOLD BONBONNIÈRE
GENEVA, CIRCA 1790/1800, MAKER'S MARK P WITH CROWN ABOVE
circular box, the independent cover, sides and base enamelled in translucent blue with gold paillon border within opaque white margins, the cover centred with an octagonal scene of a lady in classical attire with a young child surrounded by elaborate gold paillons of scrolls and vases
3 3/16 in. (81 mm.) diam.
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