A French Gold Snuff Box
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Jean Edme Julliot

A French Gold Snuff Box

Koopman Rare Art

Date 1789

Period 1750-1850, 18th century

Origin France, Paris

Medium gold

Dimension 3.9 x 8.2 cm (1¹/₂ x 3¹/₄ inches)

Of canted rectangular form with engine decorated border with lattice panel of beaded and rose head decoration, the base and body similarly decorated.
Weight: 98.5 g, 3.17 oz

Date: 1789

Period: 1750-1850, 18th century

Origin: France, Paris

Medium: gold

Signature: Maker's mark of Jean Edme Julliot Marked to lid and base

Dimension: 3.9 x 8.2 cm (1¹/₂ x 3¹/₄ inches)

Provenance: Gifted by Prince Charles Edward Stuart to William Graham of Airth;
By descent to Mary Graham (second daughter of William Graham) who married John Stirling of Kippendavie, 1781;
By direct descent to private collection

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