A French gold Boîte-À-Rouge
by Louis-François Tronquoy, marked, Paris, 1819-1838
Circular box with slightly tapering independent cover, the lid and base engine-turned with a pattern formed by concentrical discs, the sides of the base with wavy guilloché, within borders of frosted bands engraved with trailing foliage
47 mm. (1 7/8 in.) diam.