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About the object

A good early 20th century Continental silver and enamel Minaudiere of rounded rectangular form with engine turned base, the cover enamelled with a pastoral scene depicting a youth observing two amorous ladies in a woodland scene.

Two sapphire set buttons opening the sprung mechanism and revealing the gilt washed interior set with a mirror, powder compartments and a lipstick holder. 

London import marks c1920.

Dimensions

H 58 mm (2.28 inches) W 83 mm (3.27 inches) D 10 mm (0.39 inches)

Weight

145.00 Grams (4.66 troy ounces)

Condition report

In good condition with no damage or repair

Stock number

AS007