A Mennecy silver-mounted snuff box and cover, recumbent hound
Lot 218
A Mennecy silver-mounted snuff box and cover, circa 1750
Sold for £1,750 (US$ 2,939) inc. premium
Lot Details
A Mennecy silver-mounted snuff box and cover, circa 1750
Modelled as a recumbent hound lying on a grassy naturalistic ground, her pup at her feet, the lid decorated with a moulded basketweave pattern, the inside with a flower bouquet of roses and tulips, later French mounts, 7cm diam (some typical rubbing to the enamel colours on the base)
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  1. Nette Megens
    Specialist - European Ceramics
    Bonhams
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    101 New Bond Street
    London, W1S 1SR
    United Kingdom
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