Gold; painting, enamel over guilloche, engraved enamel
2.2 x 7.2 cm, 123 gr
Maker's mark: "J.A.E.B"; farmer: Jean ‐ Baptiste Fouache, Paris mark 1778; gold alloy 750
Gold round bonbonnière with a hinged lid. Round enamel plaque with the painting of a spreading tree of sepia color, framed by a rim with white enamel balls imitating pearls, and colored foliage ornament made of translucent green, blue and red enamel is fixed on the lid. The base and sides are decorated with similar sepia enamel plaques and colored foliage patterns. In an authentic box of green shagreen leather.