Description & Technical information

Weight: 152g with guilloche orange enamel panels over engine turned scroll lines, the lid with an oval en grisaille enamel portrait of Aristotle, foliate border, the top and base rims with laurel band wrapped with trailing foliate, the sides with swagged garlands and lappet bands, reeded pilasters to the corner edges, stamped 131.

Date:  1773
Period:  18th century
Origin:  Paris
Medium: Enamel, gold, Guilloche orange enamel
Dimensions: 7.6 cm (3 inches)
Categories: Jewellery