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Antique 20th Century French Solid Silver and Hand-Painted Enamel Box, circa 1920

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Antique 20th century French solid silver and hand-painted enamel jewelry or cigarette box, of plain rectangular form, body gilded and hinged cover applied with enamel bands and central plaque has an exceptionally well-painted Romantic scene: a lady and man dressed in ancient Greek clothes embracing each other while sitting on a swing, in beautiful natural surroundings. Hallmarked French Minerva mark (950 standard), makers mark in a lozenge (unknown), also has later English silver import marks (925 standard), London, year 1920 (e), Importers Mark GB & SONS (George Betjemann & Sons) Condition Scratch on the base and general wear. Size: Height 5 cm width 10.5 x 6.5 cm. Weight 415g.    

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  • Production Time
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  • In the Style Of
    Romantic
  • Place of Origin
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1920
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 1.97 in. x W 4.14 in. x D 2.56 in.H 5 cm x W 10.5 cm x D 6.5 cm
  • Seller Location
    London, GB
  • Seller Reference Number
    A4648
  • Reference Number
    LU134828052033
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