14 June 2006
TWO FRENCH GILT-METAL-MOUNTED ENAMEL SNUFF-BOXES AND AN ENAMEL EGG
THE BOXES 19TH CENTURY, THE EGG 20TH CENTURY
The snuff-boxes each oval, the cover and sides of the first enamelled with flowers, the second enamelled with birds holding a ribbon with the legend 'Amans Fidelle', with blue enamel sides, the egg with the legend 'May you be happy'
2 1/8 in. (55 mm.) wide and smaller (3)
Displayed in a cabinet on the piano in the Drawing Room of the Private Apartment of H.R.H. The Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon at Kensington Palace.
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