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    Sale 7556

    Important Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    10 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 51

    AN AUSTRIAN GOLD SNUFF-BOX

    BY JOHANN KUTTNAUER (FL. 1789-1822) OR JOSEF KLINKOSCH (FL. 1804-1814), VIENNA, 1807, WITH THE VIENNESE TAX-MARK (GOLDREPUNZE) FOR 1807

    Price Realised  

    AN AUSTRIAN GOLD SNUFF-BOX
    BY JOHANN KUTTNAUER (FL. 1789-1822) OR JOSEF KLINKOSCH (FL. 1804-1814), VIENNA, 1807, WITH THE VIENNESE TAX-MARK (GOLDREPUNZE) FOR 1807
    rectangular box, the cover and base engine-turned, each centred with a rectangular reserve containing a lozenge with a diamond pattern and surrounded by bands of polished gold simulating a sunburst effect, foliate border on matted ground, the sides with engine-turned diamond pattern
    3 1/8 in. (80 mm.) wide
    3½ in. (100 gr.)


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