14 June 2007
A Swiss enamelled gold snuff-box
Geneva, circa 1800
Rectangular box with cut corners, the hinged cover enamelled with seated shepherd with sheep and amorini cupid, within navette each with cameo enamelled classical female figures, the four corners with bees, four matted gold floral panels between, the sides identically decorated, the reverse with two central floral panels enamelled in blue and green on a black ground
9.7 cm. long
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