A LOUIS XV GOLD SNUFF-BOX
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A LOUIS XV GOLD SNUFF-BOX

BY MICHEL DE LASSUS (FL. 1718/1720-1772), MARKED, PARIS, 1755/1756, WITH THE CHARGE AND DISCHARGE MARKS OF JULIEN BERTHE 1750-1756

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A LOUIS XV GOLD SNUFF-BOX
BY MICHEL DE LASSUS (FL. 1718/1720-1772), MARKED, PARIS, 1755/1756, WITH THE CHARGE AND DISCHARGE MARKS OF JULIEN BERTHE 1750-1756
ingot-shaped box, the cover, sides and base with diagonally crossing lines with engine-turned scale pattern central reserve surrounded by polished gold and bordered with wavy reeding, on a ground with engine-turned wavy reeding
3¼ in. (82 mm.) wide
5¼ oz. (152 gr.)
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