28 November 2006
A SWISS ENAMELLED GOLD SNUFF-BOX
by Marc Cellier, marked, Geneva circa 1800
Oval box, the cover with stamped flower-heads within pale blue enamel borders and inset with an enamel miniature of children playing in a rustic lakeside landscape, with a house in the foreground, the sides and base enamelled in translucent blue over engine-turned ground within light blue enamel border, the four side pillasters with stamped flower-heads within lozenges with light blue enamel border
2 7/8 in. (72 mm.) wide
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