Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces.
Hong Kong, Oct 08, 2017
"MINERVA/ATHENE" SNUFF BOX GOLD AND ENAMEL A fine and rare 20K gold oval shape snuff box. Body and base are decorated with translucent royal blue enamel over engine-turning and two white and blue enamel floral designs. On the hinged lid is a finely painted enamel scene of Minerva/ Athene together with two cupids.
Year Made circa 1810
Dimensions 8 x 5.5 x 2.3 cm.