Description & Technical information

The cover centred by an oval reserve with chased trophy of music and love featuring a ribbon tied floral garland suspending a lute, bagpipes, a quiver of arrows, a flaming torch, to a ground of fluted lines alternating lemon yellow gold laurel bands, a lemon yellow lappet band to rim, similar to base, the trophy featuring an open musical score within a hunting horn, the sides likewise decorated with four reserves enclosing gardening, music and science trophies, the upper rim with scrolling fluted lines and rocaille syle shells.
Length 6.4cm / 2½''
Weight: 84g

Date:  1770
Period:  LOUIS XV PERIOD
Origin:  Paris
Medium: Vari-coloured gold
Dimensions: 2.7 x 4.8 cm (1¹/₈ x 1⁷/₈ inches)
Categories: Jewellery