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Box

  • Place of origin:

    Germany (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1800 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Enamelled gold with a miniatiure

  • Credit Line:

    George Mitchell Bequest

  • Museum number:

    258-1878

  • Gallery location:

    Jewellery, Rooms 91 to 93 mezzanine, The William and Judith Bollinger Gallery, case 65, shelf C, box 10

Physical description

Enamelled gold box, with a scene of Cupid and Music

Place of Origin

Germany (made)

Date

ca. 1800 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Enamelled gold with a miniatiure

Marks and inscriptions

marks
Imitation Paris marks

mark
Vienna duty mark for 1806-7

Dimensions

Height: 1.9 cm, Width: 9.6 cm, Depth: 6.7 cm

Descriptive line

Germany, about 1800.
Gold, enamelled with a scene of Cupid and Music probably painted by a Swiss artist.
Imitation Paris marks; Vienna duty mark for 1806-7

Materials

Gold

Techniques

Enamelling

Subjects depicted

Music

Categories

Containers; Metalwork; Jewellery

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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