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Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Gold, Silver and Mosaics, Room 72, The Rosalinde and Arthur Gilbert Galleries

This object consists of 2 parts, some of which may be located elsewhere.

Box With Case

1780-1781
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

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


object details
Category
Object Type
Parts
This object consists of 2 parts.

  • Box
  • Case
Materials and Techniques
Enamelled gold
Brief 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
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
Gallery Label
5. Snuffbox, 1780–81, with Catherine the Great of Russia, and case Museum no. Loan:Met.Anon.8:1, 2-2008(16/11/2016)
Credit line
Private Collection
Collection
Accession Number
LOAN:MET ANON.8:1,2-2012

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record createdNovember 24, 2012
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