9 December 2003
A SWISS ENAMELLED GOLD SNUFF-BOX
Geneva, circa 1790/1800, marked with crowned initials 'AI'
Octagonal box, the cover, sides, corners and base enamelled in opaque sky blue within dark blue paillon borders, the cover centred by an octagonal reserve painted with four children and a dog playing in a landscape framed by a gold paillon border
4 1/8 in. (105 mm.) wide
With Schubert Antichità, Milan.
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