Description & Technical information

Boldly chased with rococo scroll borders, the cover centred by Britannia and Father Time, sailing ships seen beyond beside by a rocky coastline with palm trees, the base with an urn shaped vase on a pedestal within a garden, rocaille and flowers to the sides, reeded rims, a mirror fitted to the lid interior

Weight: 92g

Date:  1740
Period:  1600-1750, 18th century
Origin:  England, London
Medium: gold
Dimensions: 5.5 x 2.2 cm (2¹/₈ x 0⁷/₈ inches)
Categories: Jewellery