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Box

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (made)

  • Date:

    1745-1746 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Gold and mother of pearl

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by W. W. Aston

  • Museum number:

    M.117-1917

  • Gallery location:

    Jewellery, Rooms 91 to 93 mezzanine, The William and Judith Bollinger Gallery, case 60, shelf B, box 4

Physical description

Gold and mother of pearl decorated box, Paris marks for 1744-1750 and 1745-1746

Place of Origin

Paris (made)

Date

1745-1746 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Gold and mother of pearl

Marks and inscriptions

marks
Paris marks for 1744-1750 and 1745-1746

marks
Marks for 1819-1838

Dimensions

Height: 3.4 cm, Width: 8 cm, Depth: 6.1 cm

Descriptive line

Gold and mother of pearl decorated box, Paris marks for 1744-1750 and 1745-1746

Categories

Containers; Metalwork; Jewellery

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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