04-25-2003 04-25-2003
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2191 Boston
April 25, 2003 04:00 PMCalender
1179

Fine French Enamel and Gilt Egg Cup

$2,350$2,000
Auction: Sale #2191 - 2191 Location: Boston Date / Time: April 25, 2003 4:00PM

Description:

Fine French Enamel and Gilt Egg Cup, possibly Napoleon III or French Royal, conical bowl with three roundel finely enameled with floral sprays, the roundels conjoined by minute wirework scrolls with beaded accenting, shaped rim with enameled flowers, trumpet foot engraved with navettes and patera roundel, ht. 2 1/4 in., approx. 1 troy oz. (20 dwt.).

Provenance: Go'dsol, MGM Studios.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

Keywords

Napoleon III