A 19th century gold snuff box Stamped 14 and with a flower imitating the charge mark of Julien Alaterre, possibly Hanau production
Lot 19
A 19th century gold snuff box Stamped 14 and with a flower imitating the charge mark of Julien Alaterre, possibly Hanau production
£3,000 - 4,000
US$ 5,000 - 6,600
Auction Details
Lot Details
A 19th century gold snuff box
Stamped 14 and with a flower imitating the charge mark of Julien Alaterre, possibly Hanau production
The hinged cover with a central chased panel of two fairies attending the eternal flame of love on a matted ground with a frame of engine-turned demi lunes and a chased foliate border, the convex sides with chased foliate scrolling and flat front and back with wavy engine-turning, length 8.5cm, weight 71gms.
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