Description & Technical information

The rectangular form with cover and back each centred by an engine turned panel of diagonal line lattice, bordered by engraved polished foliate scroll band raised on a sable ground the side, the cover opening on a small thumbpiece, three side panels imitating the pages of a book, the fourth side panel imitating the spine binding with ribs dividing five panels, within each panel a polished leafy motif on sable ground.

Weight: 95.5g

Date:  1819-1838
Period:  1750-1850, 19th century
Origin:  Paris, France
Medium: gold
Signature: Maker's mark for CP with an inverted 'I' symbol between.

Dimensions: 8 x 4.6 x 1.3 cm (3¹/₈ x 1³/₄ x 0¹/₂ inches)
Categories: Jewellery