Description & Technical information

Rectangular box, the cover and base centred by a shaped reserve, painted with enamel grisaille. The grisaille illustrating musical trophies on a lavender-blue coloured ground within a fluted gold border. The outer borders and sides with opaque lavender-blue taille d'épargne enamel with white enamel and gold flowers and foliage, with wavy flange and polished gold borders.

Date:  1810
Period:  1750-1850, 19th century
Origin:  Switzerland, Geneva
Medium: gold, Enamel
Dimensions: 1.7 x 7.1 cm (0⁵/₈ x 2³/₄ inches)
Categories: Works of Art