Description

    FRENCH TORTOISESHELL AND GOLD BOX WITH PORTRAIT MINIATURE
    Circa 1798-1809
    Marks: (standard), (guarantee), AT
    1 x 2-7/8 inches diameter (2.5 x 7.3 cm)

    The round tortoiseshell box with gold tooled bands, inset miniature painting of a woman in Empire dress with blue sash.


    Estimate: $2,500 - $3,500.

    Condition Report*:

    crack and evidence of repair to side

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2011
    1st Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 0
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