28 November 2006
A GEORGE III IVORY TOOTHPICK CASE INSET WITH A GOLD-MOUNTED DRAWING
English, circa 1790/1800
Octagonal ivory box, the hinged cover inset with a glazed pencil drawing of the infant Jupiter and the goat Amalthea in a woodland scene, with an octagonal engine-turned gold frame enamelled in dark blue, within a raised reeded gold border, gold push-piece, lined red velvet interior
3¾ (95 mm.) wide
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