Snuffboxes and Сigarette Сases

Snuffbox with a winter scene

    Snuffbox with a winter scene

    Germany, Hanau

    middle of the 19th century

    Charles Collins & Söhne

    Gold; chasing, engraving, painting with colored enamels, enamel over guilloche

    3.1 х 7.6 х 5.7 cm, 106 gr

    Firm mark in lozenge: "C.C.S."; in oval: "CR". On the plaquette in the bottom right corner signature "B"

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    Gold snuffbox of cartouche form with a hinged lid and a thumb ramp. The lid is well enamelled with a winter scene of a young man pushing a girl in a swan-prowled sled, the body decorated with rococo scrolls on champlevé translucent blue background and richly ornated with golden floral ornament in the Rococo style.

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    Инв.4487/ДПИ