疑是法國，79 x 29 mm，約 1780
Probably French, 79 x 29 mm, circa 1780
A rare tortoiseshell bonbonniére with gold mountings and miniature portrait
Case: gold and tortoiseshell, round box, all sides with light blue lacquer finish, very finely moulded and engraved gold mountings; loose lid with glazed miniature portrait on bone: a courtly lady turned to the left in a low cut dress with her curly hair pinned up. Shrubs and trees in the background, monogram "C" on the gold rim below the miniature.
錶殼 非常好, 使用過