A St. Cloud silver-mounted lion snuff box and cover
Lot 222
A St Cloud snuff box and cover in the shape of a lion, circa 1740
£1,200 - 1,800
US$ 2,000 - 3,000
Lot Details
A St Cloud snuff box and cover in the shape of a lion, circa 1740
The animal modelled reclining, its coat decorated with Kakiemon-style flowers, his face with a chocolate-brown tint, his nose, eyes and mouth picked out in red, the cover decorated with Kakiemon-style sprigs, the mid 18th century silver mount with French discharge marks, 7.5cm diam, 5cm high (the lid broken)
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  1. Nette Megens
    Specialist - European Ceramics
    Bonhams
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    101 New Bond Street
    London, W1S 1SR
    United Kingdom
    Work +44 20 7468 8348
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