Description & Technical information

Of deep elliptical form, the cover, sides and base with applied vari-colored gold garlands against a strié ground, within dentillated borders, marked inside cover, base and sides, with the charge of Eloy Brichard and the bezel with the discharge of Jean-Jacques Prévost; maker's mark indistinct; bezel also stamped 827 incuse.

Date:  1762
Period:  18th century, Louis XV
Origin:  France, Paris
Medium: gold
Dimensions: 3.8 x 9.6 cm (1¹/₂ x 3³/₄ inches)
Categories: Works of Art