Description & Technical information

Of cartouche outline with bombe sides, a light brown chalcedony panel to the cover and base, the cover inset with an oval gold reserve chased and engraved with a huntsman seated below a tree, a rifle in one hand, his dog to one side, the shaped gold sides similarly decorated with hunting scenes and trophies, reeded rims.

Weight: 116.5g

Date:  1750
Period:  1600-1750, 18th century
Origin:  Germany
Medium: gold, Agate
Dimensions: 7.6 x 5.7 x 3.2 cm (3 x 2¹/₄ x 1¹/₄ inches)
Categories: Jewellery