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A SWISS GEM-SET GOLD SNUFF-BOX
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A SWISS GEM-SET GOLD SNUFF-BOX

GENEVA, CIRCA 1820, THE STONES POSSIBLY SET LATER

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A SWISS GEM-SET GOLD SNUFF-BOX
Geneva, circa 1820, the stones possibly set later
Rectangular box with rounded corners, the cover centred with an oval panel within blue enamel frame repoussé and chased with a basket of flowers set with rubies, emeralds and diamonds, the border chased with scrolling foliage and set with rubies, diamonds and emeralds at intervals on a matted ground, the sides with scrolling foliage, the base with rectangular panel of two putti holding branches and within scrolls
3½ in. (89 mm.) wide
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