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Box with case

Box with case

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (made)

  • Date:

    1780-1781

  • Artist/Maker:

    Barrière, Jean-Joseph (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Enamelled gold

  • Credit Line:

    Private Collection

  • Museum number:

    LOAN:MET ANON.8:1,2-2012

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Oval enamelled gold box set with portrait of Catherine the Great of Russia by Jean-Joseph Barrière, Paris, 1780-1 with green shagreen case

Place of Origin

Paris (made)

Date

1780-1781

Artist/maker

Barrière, Jean-Joseph (made)

Materials and Techniques

Enamelled gold

Descriptive line

Oval enamelled gold box set with portrait of Catherine the Great of Russia by Jean-Joseph Barrière, Paris, 1780-1 with green shagreen case

Labels and date

5. Snuffbox, 1780–81, with Catherine the Great of Russia, and case
Museum no. Loan:Met.Anon.8:1, 2-2008 [16/11/2016]

Materials

Gold; Enamel; Material

Techniques

Enamelled; Technique

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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