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An ivory and metal-gilt boîte à mouche, a smaller one and an ivory and metal-gilt notebookholder

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An ivory and metal-gilt boîte à mouche, a smaller one and an ivory and metal-gilt notebookholder

APPARENTLY UNMARKED, POSSIBLY FRANCE, CIRCA 1800

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An ivory and metal-gilt boîte à mouche, a smaller one and an ivory and metal-gilt notebookholder Apparently unmarked, possibly France, circa 1800 The octagonal ivory box with gilt-metal hands and piqué, the blue enamelled cover centred by octagonal plaque with pierced monogram, beaded bands (cracked and missing beading) mirror inside; the smaller plain oblong box with some piqué and gold rim, mirror inside; the tapering notebook holder with an enamel plaque depicting a rustic amourous scene, and female portrait medallions, the hinged cover (loose) with gilt-metal pierced inscription "SOUVENIR and D'AMITIE" (3)
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