A GROUP OF FIVE GEORGE III GILT-METAL-MOUNTED PAINTED AND GILT-ENAMEL NECESSAIRES AND ETUIS
A GROUP OF FIVE GEORGE III GILT-METAL-MOUNTED PAINTED AND GILT-ENAMEL NECESSAIRES AND ETUIS
A GROUP OF FIVE GEORGE III GILT-METAL-MOUNTED PAINTED AND GILT-ENAMEL NECESSAIRES AND ETUIS
A GROUP OF FIVE GEORGE III GILT-METAL-MOUNTED PAINTED AND GILT-ENAMEL NECESSAIRES AND ETUIS
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A GROUP OF FIVE GEORGE III GILT-METAL-MOUNTED PAINTED AND GILT-ENAMEL NECESSAIRES AND ETUIS

THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY

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A GROUP OF FIVE GEORGE III GILT-METAL-MOUNTED PAINTED AND GILT-ENAMEL NECESSAIRES AND ETUIS
THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
Comprising a white-ground necessaire decorated with pastoral scenes complete with fittings, with scalloped edge circular paper label inscribed in ink '754' and later brown circular leather label gilt-embossed '193'; a duck egg blue cylindrical etui, with a spy glass and some fittings, with circular paper label inscribed faintly in black ink '1062'; a dark blue ground elliptical etui painted with a portrait of Lucy Cooper, after van der Mijn, with a floral spray in a cartouche to the reverse, with scalloped edge circular paper label inscribed in ink '658', lacking fittings; a dark blue ground cylindrical etui, decorated with floral sprays within cartouches, interior unexamined, with circular paper label inscribed in ink '1087'; and a white ground etui painted with mythological scenes, three fittings remaining, with brown circular leather gilt-embossed '174'
The necessaire: 3 x 1 1⁄4 x 1 3⁄4 in. (7.5 x 3 x 4.5 cm.)
Provenance
Almost certainly The Hon. Nellie Ionides (née Samuel) (1883-1962) Buxted Park, Sussex and thence by descent.

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