Description & Technical information

Rectangular, the cover with a central coloured armorial shield on a black taille d'épargne ground of scrolls, acanthus and architectural volutes, the concave sides and base with similar enamel decoration, 
The arms of the Princes Galitzin [Golison/Golizyn] of Estonia.
Weight: 124.5gms.

Date:  1826-1852
Period:  1750-1850, 19th century
Origin:  Switzerland, Geneva
Medium: gold, Enamel
Signature: Goldsmith's mark of Jean-François Bautte & Cie.

Dimensions: 8 cm (3¹/₈ inches)
Categories: Works of Art