A Louis XV gold and Japanese lacquer snuff box the mount with maker's mark rubbed (?) G? with a star for difference, Paris 1772
Lot 3Y
A Louis XV gold and Japanese lacquer snuff box the mount with maker's mark rubbed (?) G? with a star for difference, Paris 1772
£5,000 - 7,000
US$ 8,400 - 12,000
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Lot Details
A Louis XV gold and Japanese lacquer snuff box
the mount with maker's mark rubbed (?) G? with a star for difference, Paris 1772
Oval, the cover set with a lacquer panel mother of pearl flowers in hiramakie foliage on a speckled nashiji ground, the the gold cage mounts with chased guilloche decoration, the sides and base with similar panels and mounts, the interior with tortoiseshell liner, height 3.2cm, length 7cm.
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  1. Loraine Turner
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    Bonhams
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  2. Michael Moorcroft
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    Bonhams
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    United Kingdom
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