Gould Antiques

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Frederick the Great box

£790.00 Approx $1086.66, €925.06

Code: 10172

Dimensions:

W: 8.5cm (3.3")H: 3.2cm (1.3")D: 8.5cm (3.3")



Papier mache snuff box made to simulate tortoiseshell. The lid is set with a gold mounted miniature of Frederick the Great on horseback behind convex glass.  It is hand painted in oil on a piece of mother of pearl and is applied with gold and silver wire decoration.  Gilt metal hinged mounts.  Continental C1790.