A gold and enamel circular box, Swiss or German, circa 1785 enameled on all sides with trefoils on salmon ground within foliage borders with opalescent beads, the sides with champlevé urns at intervals, in a fitted case marked inside cover and base with pseudo marks
<b>Antique Gold, Portrait Miniature and Enamel Snuff Box</b> <br /> The gold box with top and 4 side panels of porcelain reserves of figures in 18th century costume depicting courtship and leisure activities, framed by engraved gold scroll and garland motif, bottom composed of blue enamel with black stars framed by engraved gold scroll and garland motif, <i>possibly by Barthélemy Pillieux, maker's mark slight obscured</i>, 3rd quarter of 18th century, approximately 63.6 dwt. 1 7/16 x 2 7/8…
A RUSSIAN JEWELED VARI-COLOUR GOLD SNUFF-BOX SET WITH AN ENAMEL PORTRAIT MINIATURE, BY JEAN-PIERRE ADOR, ST PETERSBURG, CIRCA 1760. Rectangular, boldly chased with vari-colour scrolls, foliage, musical trophies and a courting couple on a sablé ground, the cover set at intervals with diamonds and centred by an enamel portrait miniature of Empress Elizabeth Petrovna of Russia.
A LOUIS XVI GOLD AND ENAMEL SNUFFBOX, NICHOLAS MARGUERIT, PARIS, 1780 oval, decorated wtih translucent strawberry red enamel over engine-turned ground, the borders chased with swags of flowers, urns at intervals fully marked.