Snuffboxes and Сigarette Сases

Snuffbox with the mythological scenes

    Snuffbox with the mythological scenes

    Germany, Hanau

    the 19th century

    Gold, enamel; chasing, engraving, painting

    1.1 х 9.2 х 4.3 cm, 102 gr

    Mark on the internal side: "SD"; two import French marks


    Gold rectangular snuffbox with cut corners. A hinged lid and rear side are enamelled with mythological scenes against gold background with white enamell classical buildings and ornaments (both the lid and rear side with plastic layer) within green enamelled geometrical patterns, the sides with white foliage patterns and lavender blue bands.