Antique French enamel snuff box or patch box. Adorning the lid is a charming portrait of a lady feeding a chicken, surrounded by charming pastoral countryside setting.Masterfully hand painted, the enamel work is exceptional in both color and detail and showcases the skilled artistry of this painstaking art form of fire-kiln enamel. The hinged box opening to a bronze or copper interior. In overall very good condition with general wear.
Measures 1 1/2" diameter x 7/8" height. Welcome to the Antique Boutique. Our aim is to provide you with a wide selection of quality antiques and collectibles. We describe everything to the best of our ability and the pictures form part of the description.We try to gather as much information about the item before listing, in an effort to offer you with an accurate and honest description. Large, clear and detailed pictures of the item help in this endeavor. Opinion on the condition of an item can vary, depending on the person viewing it. Wear is to be expected due to age and use. Note that the item in the pictures may be larger or smaller in actuality, the pictures do not represent size. Please check the description for dimensions. The item "Antique French Enamel on Copper Hinged Snuff Box Hand Painted Miniature Portrait" is in sale since Wednesday, May 1, 2019.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Other Antique Decorative Arts". The seller is "micflsun" and is located in Canutillo, Texas. This item can be shipped worldwide.