22 May 2001
A Swiss gold and enamelled vinaigrette
Geneva, circa 1810, maker's mark LG incuse
Circular, the cover enamelled with a pansy in shades of blue, yellow and purple, on a deep blue ground, with arrowhead borders bright-cut and accented with black enamel and a blue band, the base with plain blue enamel, the grille bright-cut with a bird amid foliage and flowers, with an arrowhead border, marked on side and inside base
1 3/16 in. (27 mm.) diam.
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