Description

    An 18K Gold and Enameled Scent Flask in the Style of A.J. Strachan, 19th century
    2 inches high (5.1 cm) (excluding chain)
    25.51 grams

    The flattened disk-form flask with polychrome enamel to the hinged, sablé ground lid, applied cage work in translucent and opaque enameled birds and scrollwork to the body in the colors and style of Alexander James Strachan, chain to either side joining at bale loop to top, stopper beneath lid.




    Condition Report*:

    Faint dent to the right side of the bottle, chain and bale loop appear to be contemporary replacements, enamel is in good condition, otherwise with light surface scratches indicative of age and use.

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2016
    18th Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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