Paris Yellow & Floral Snuff Box, c.1875

A round, hinged snuff box, brightly hand painted with a panel to the lid and three panels to the side of the base with floral decoration within raised gilt cartouches and set on a vibrant yellow ground with motifs, the interior decorated with floral sprigs. Underglaze blue crossed swords, E and C for the Jean Marx Clauss manufactory to base, c.1875.
6.5 cm (2.5 inches) diameter, 3.5 cm (1.5 inches) high.


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