18 May 1999
A Baccarat snake weight
Mid 19th Century
The green reptile with brown mottled spine-markings and black and white eyes, lying coiled on a sand-dune mound with green and silvered inclusions
3.1/8 in. (8 cm.) diam.
Anon., sale Christie's, 24 June 1980, lot 45.
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