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A Rare Swiss Gold & Enamel Jewelled Vinaigrette Box Late 18th C


£5,500 | $7,665 USD | €6,410 EUR
Item Number: SA694761
Date of manufacture: 18th Century
Current Status: For sale
Seller: Kenley Hall Antiques
This antique has been viewed 40 times in the past month with the most views from France.


Thanks for looking at this superb object of vertu.
This Box is In the form of a Boat, the cover and base of translucent blue enamel on a peacock-feather engine-turned ground, the cover further enamelled with a variety of sea shells on a grass bank in bright colours of red,pink, yellow, green,blue etc.
All around the cover and the base there are 64 emerald cabochons set in as a decorative border.
The sides are covered in blue enamel with a gold chequered design with a white enamel border
all the way around the corners of the base.
The curved shape grille is expertly pierced and bright-cut with foliage.
The overall condition is faultless it opens and closes effortlessly and the very important enamel is in perfect order no excuses and has never suffered any restoration.
The Box is stamped with a makers mark in the base but we have never looked up the maker
please look at the images and see for yourself.
This is a very good example of a solid gold Box.
The measurements are 4.3 cm wide BY 2.7 cm Deep.
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Monday - Sunday 8.30 - 21.00 Seven Days.
By appointment only.
DISTANCE SELLING REGULATIONS : All items purchased from Kenley Hall Antiques are covered under the UK Distance Selling Regulations, which give all buyers the right to cancel the purchase within 7 working days after receipt of the item, for a full refund less RETURN transport costs.
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All items will be reserved for you while we wait for payment.
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This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 18th Century.

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