Important Modern and Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, Mar 11, 2012

LOT 284

EROTIC SNUFF BOX ?LE LOUP ET L?AGNEAU? French. Made circa 1820. Fine and rare, papier mache snuff box with concealed erotic scene.

CHF 1,200 - 2,200

USD 1,300 - 2,500 / EUR 1,000 - 1,800

Sold: CHF 2,000

Two-body, papier mache, circular, the lid with applied engraving ?Le loup et l?agneau?, the interior with an erotic scene of a ménage a trois on horseback. Diam. 89 mm.

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Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 4-13


Slightly damaged