Parcel gilt silver snuff, Paris 1772 in neeoclassical design. Master craftsman was Claude-Jean Dupont dit (known as) Ridé. Charge mark for Julien Alaterre, active 1768-1774. 86gms.  8.2cm long 4.6cm wide 3.4cm deep. A similar box by Claude-Jean Dupont, dated 1765) sold at Sotheby's for £2,500 in 2017. A similar oval box in gold by Julien Alaterre is in the Royal Collection.


Louis XV French silver snuff box

SKU: 143511

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