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Three Continental Miniature Silver-mounted Enamel Objects

Auction:
2542B
Lot:
603
Sold for:
$2,015$1,700

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2542B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Three Continental Miniature Silver-mounted Enamel Objects, late 19th century, a small French silver-mounted oval cosmetics pot, dia. 1 1/8, and two Renaissance Revival Austrian goldwashed silver-mounted items, a top-form vinaigrette, maker's mark RL, lg. 3 5/8, and a barrel-form snuff container, wd. 1 1/2, sold together with an Indo-Persian enameled silver snuff box, oval, decorated with tigers and birds, wd. 1 1/2 in., approx. 1 troy oz.
Estimate $200-300

oval pot: good.
top-form vinaigrette: chips to pointed end of body, and one just above base. Chipping at widest circumference of body, and fleabite chips to widest circumference of lid.
barrel-form: good.
Indo-Persian snuff: losses to enamel throughout.

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Snuff, Tobacco

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