A Birmingham enamel snuff box and a South Staffordshire enamel snuff box, circa 1765-70
Lot 36
A Birmingham enamel snuff box and a South Staffordshire enamel snuff box, circa 1765-70
Sold for £1,750 (US$ 2,941) inc. premium
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A Birmingham enamel snuff box and a South Staffordshire enamel snuff box, circa 1765-70
The Birmingham box moulded in high relief with a cluster of brightly painted shells, the tapering sides with quilted moulding painted with small flower sprigs, 8.4cm wide (some repainting), the South Staffordshire box of rectangular shape with gilt metal mounts, printed and painted with 'L'Amour' framed by raised white scrollwork, set against a dark purple ground, the base with a bianco-sopra-bianco diaper panel, 9.2cm wide (some damage) (2)
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  1. Fergus Gambon
    Specialist - British Ceramics
    Bonhams
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    101 New Bond Street
    London, W1S 1SR
    United Kingdom
    Work +44 20 7468 8245
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