Important Modern and Vintage Timepieces

Geneva, Mar 11, 2012

LOT 288

VIENS ICI French or Swiss. Made circa 1810. Very fine, tortoiseshell and gold mounted snuff box with finely painted on ivory miniature. To be sold without reserve

CHF 1,000 - 2,000

USD 1,100 - 2,200 / EUR 800 - 1,700

Sold: CHF 1,500

C. Two-body, oval, tortoiseshell with gold hinge, the lid set with a fi nely painted on ivory miniature of a young lady in her bed peering from behind the bed curtain, glazed with gold mount. Dim. 84 x 63 mm.

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Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 3