Combined enamel scent/bonbonniere

Combined enamel scent/bonbonniere

Code: 10007


W: 4.5cm (1.8")H: 10cm (3.9")D: 3.5cm (1.4")


Cobalt-ground enamel scent/bonbonniere, with bianco-sopra-bianco decoration and raised gold leaf scrolls.  There are 2 vignettes front and back, the bottom with hand-painted polychrome rural scenes, the top with depictions of flowers.  The copper-gilt mounts hinge open in the centre to reveal the internal compartment to store sweetmeats and the top has a pull-off stopper to contain the perfume.  Bilston C1770.