Description & Technical information

Weight: 78.5g
engine turned panels, vari-coloured outer borders with lemon gold foliate band to cover and base, the sides with flowers and swags in rose and lemon gold, opening to reveal a hinged compartment and brush with mirror to the lid interior.

Date:  1774
Period:  18th century, 1750-1850
Origin:  Paris
Medium: Coloured gold
Dimensions: 5.3 x 3.9 x 1.8 cm (2¹/₈ x 1¹/₂ x 0³/₄ inches)
Categories: Jewellery