• Jewels at South Kensington auction at Christies

    Sale 5641

    Jewels at South Kensington

    14 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 56

    An early 19th century French gold and enamel bodkin case

    Price Realised  

    An early 19th century French gold and enamel bodkin case
    The tapering case with painted enamel vignette so depicting young lady and gentleman making offerings at an alter against a dark blue guilloché enamel ground within white enamel border the matching sliding top with half-pearl line decoration, the base with vacant cartouche, circa 1820, French mark for Paris


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