Green enamel etui

Green enamel etui

Code: 10106

Dimensions:

W: 4cm (1.6")H: 9.5cm (3.7")D: 1.5cm (0.6")

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Beautiful small green-ground enamel etui with bianco-sopra-bianco decoration and gold leaf swags.  The front and back have polychrome decorated vignettes of a couple in landscape and floral sprigs above and an outdoor scene by the water on the reverse.  The mercury-gilded copper mounts hinge open to reveal the contents; folding knife, combined tweezers and earscoop, bodkin, pencil top and scissors.
Birmingham C1765.