07-10-2010 07-10-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2513 Boston
July 10, 2010 10:00 AMCalender
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Three Continental Enameled Boxes

$593$500
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2513 Location: Boston Date / Time: July 10, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Three Continental Enameled Boxes, late 19th/early 20th century, comprising an engraved silver compact, likely Italian, with faux malachite and turquoise enameling to lid, with retractable lipstick case, wd. 2 5/8, an Austrian gilt metal cigarette case with bright cobalt blue champleve and basse taille enameling to lid, wd. 3 1/2, and a gilt metal compact with bright cobalt blue enameling to lid, wd. 3 1/8 in.
Estimate $300-500

Light even usage wear to each. No cracks, chips or restorations.

Keywords

gilt metal cigarette case, gilt metal compact