18th Shagreen cased pair of perfume bottles, glass painted, gold mounts
Lot 80
A pair of opaque white gold-mounted scent bottles in a shagreen case, circa 1770
Sold for £6,000 (US$ 9,401) inc. premium

Lot Details
18th Shagreen cased pair of perfume bottles, glass painted, gold mounts
A pair of opaque white gold-mounted scent bottles in a shagreen case, circa 1770
The chamfered square section bottles in opaque white glass enamelled and gilded on alternate sides with Chinoiserie figures fishing or standing holding a pennant, separated by panels of flowers, arrowhead borders, the gold screw caps with spiral gadrooning, the shagreen case with gilt studded ornament, the bottles 4.1cm high, the case 4.8cm high (inner glass stoppers stuck)
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