27 November 2007
A CONTINENTAL ENAMELLED GOLD SNUFF-BOX SET WITH AN ENAMEL PLAQUE
SWISS OR GERMAN, CIRCA 1810/15
rectangular box, the cover inset with an enamel plaque depicting a couple and two dogs in a river landscape with a house and temple, within lavender-blue opaque enamel band and white champlevé enamel foliate surround, the sides and base similarly decorated with blue and black stripes within white border
3½ in. (90 mm.) wide
Christie's, London, 12 July 1995, lot 32.
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