RECENT ACQUISITIONS - 17th August, 2018

ANTIQUE 19THC GERMAN 18K GOLD & HAND PAINTED ENAMEL SNUFF BOX, HANAU C.1820

Antique 19th Century German 18k gold snuff box, of oval shape, the cover, sides and base set with panels enamelled with grisaille miniatures depicting bacchanalian and classical roman scenes on a hatched pink ground, lid boarder within translucent dark-blue enamel frame and applied engraved foliate gold borders.

Hallmarked with German Hanau pseudo marks, Crowned PBM, (Pierre-François-Mathis de Beaulieu, Paris, 1782), French gold guarantee marks.

Reference Number: A5487