Snuffboxes and Сigarette Сases

Snuffbox with miniature "Rebecca at the Well"

    Snuffbox with miniature "Rebecca at the Well"

    Switzerland, Geneve


    Guidon, Remond & Gide

    Gold; chasing; colored enamels painting, enamel over guilloche

    2.2 x 7.3 x 5.3 cm, 82 gr

    Marks: firm "GR", city of Geneva 1972-1801


    Snuffbox in oval gold case with a hinged lid.  Oval plaque  with the image of the Biblical scene "Rebecca at the Well" in pearl frame is on the lid. The bottom and sides are decorated with plaques, covered with dark blue translucent enamel  over  guilloche, with zigzag patterns in white enamel frames and golden classical urns on blue background.