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    Sale 7556

    Important Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    10 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 50

    A SWISS TWO-COLOUR GOLD SNUFF-BOX

    GENEVA, CIRCA 1790, MAKER'S MARK 'F.C', WITH PRESTIGE MARKS

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    A SWISS TWO-COLOUR GOLD SNUFF-BOX
    GENEVA, CIRCA 1790, MAKER'S MARK 'F.C', WITH PRESTIGE MARKS
    rectangular box with cut corners, the lid, sides and base engine-turned with a diamond pattern, the borders with trailing foliage and the corners with urns in green gold on matted ground
    3 9/16 in. (91 mm.) wide
    3¼ oz. (92 gr.)


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