Meissen Snuff Box with a Classical Scene, c.1880

Of bombé form and gilt-metal mounted, the cover painted with a classical figural scene of Venus, Faun and Cupid, the sides with flower vignettes reserved on a pink ground with gilded decoration, the inner cover with a colourful spray of flowers, blue crossed swords mark to inside base, c.1880.
8 cm (3 inches) wide.


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