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Box

Box

  • Place of origin:

    Switzerland (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1800 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Enamelled gold set with pastes

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by George Mitchell

  • Museum number:

    238-1878

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Gold box, enamelled and set with pastes, with imitation Paris marks for 1760-1770 and genuine Paris warranty marks for 1838-1847

Place of Origin

Switzerland (made)

Date

ca. 1800 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Enamelled gold set with pastes

Marks and inscriptions

marks
Paris warranty marks for 1838-47

marks
imitation Paris marks for 1760-70

Dimensions

Height: 2.8 cm, Width: 9.6 cm, Depth: 6 cm

Descriptive line

Gold box, enamelled and set with pastes, with imitation Paris marks for 1760-1770 and genuine Paris warranty marks for 1838-1847, Switzerland, ca.1800

Materials

Gold; Paste

Techniques

Enamelling

Categories

Containers; Metalwork; Jewellery

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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