Snuffboxes and Сigarette Сases

Snuffbox with enamel miniatures

    Snuffbox with enamel miniatures

    Switzerland, Geneve

    circa 1830

    Gold; chasing, coloured enamels painting, champlevé enamel

    1.85 х 8.2 х 5.7 cm, 89 gr

    No marks


    Oval snuffbox, the enamelled lid with a colorful bouquet on apple-green background, the base with a trophy of science on matching background, surrounded by champlevé enamel scrolling flowers and foliage on blue background, waved bezel. The box was made for the Turkish market.