Description & Technical information

The underside of the lid with a miniature of a gentleman, in the manner of P. Hall. With flush hinged three-quarter lid to cover, polished panels with bright cut foliate rim bands. The finely painted miniature featuring the right facing bust length portrait of a man with white-powdered wig, wearing a high collared navy blur frock coat and white cravat.

Date:  1790
Period:  1750-1850, 18th century
Origin:  England, London
Medium: gold, Portrait Miniature
Dimensions: 2.5 x 10 cm (1 x 3⁷/₈ inches)
Categories: Works of Art