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Il n'y a pas de décharge visible sur cette boîte, elle a probablement été effacée.
There is no visible décharge on this box and it has been presumably polished out.
Post Lot Text
A LOUIS XV FOUR-COLOUR GOLD SNUFF-BOX
PARIS, 1754-1755, MAKER'S MARK INDISTINCT
Rectangular, the cover, four sides and base boldly chased in four-colour gold with flowersprays on sunburst grounds within scrolls, fully marked
A rectangular gold snuff-box, by Jean Moynat, Paris, 1758-1759, very similar to the present lot, is in the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (C. Le Corbeiller, European and American Snuff-boxes, 1730 to 1830, London, 1966, fig. 66).