Description & Technical information

The carved bird's eye maple body of cut-corner rectangular outline with bevelled edges and incurved sides, the lid to the top panel mounted with a reeded wavy line rim, gold lined

Weight: 108.5g

Date:  1795-1799
Period:  1750-1850, 18th century
Origin:  France, Paris
Medium: Wood, Gold mounted
Dimensions: 9.5 x 5.4 x 2.2 cm (3³/₄ x 2¹/₈ x 0⁷/₈ inches)
Categories: Jewellery