Description & Technical information

The oblong trough planter form with a lappet scrollover rim, the tapered sides applied with four lion's head masks, each with a ring to the mouth and supporting floral, fruit and foliate swags between, all in relief to a sable ground, gadrooned base rim, raised on four paw feet, polished interior.
Length 6.2cm / 2 7/16''
Weight: 38g

Date:  c.1810
Period:  Early 19th century
Medium: gold
Categories: Jewellery