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An early 19th century Swiss gold and enamelled snuff box marks rubbed, faint mark for Geneva

A rare early 19th century Swiss gold and enamelled snuff box by Guidon, Rémond & Co, Geneva, circa 1805

An early 19th century Swiss gold and enamelled snuff box maker's mark of G G (possibly a partnership of Joseph Guidon and David Gide), the enamel signed Richter, Geneva circa 1805

An early 19th century Swiss gold and enamelled snuff box by Sebastian Chaligny, Geneva circa 1815

A mid-19th century Swiss gold and enamelled "Turkish Market" snuff box incuse numbered 22 to the rim

A mid-19th century Swiss enamelled gold "Turkish Market" vinaigrette unmarked,

A 19th century Swiss pearl-set enamelled gold novelty 'book' vinaigrette Jean-George Rémond & Cie/Rémond Lamy, Mercier & Cie, Geneva 1807-15

A 17th and 18th century enamel and gold mounted "watch case" snuff box the watch case circa 1650, the gold mount circa 1740

A Louis XV Japanese lacquer and gold mounted aide memoir with the discharge mark of Charles Cordier, Paris 1722-27, the lacquer panels of similar or slightly earlier date

A 19th century hardstone and gold mounted snuff box unmarked, possibly Italian

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