Lot 74: Micro Mosaic Snuff Box – Buy Now – £8,800.00

Micro Mosaic Snuff Box
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Price: £8,800.00

This beautiful micro mosaic shows two adult greyhounds and their litter, The mother is suckling her young. Set in the lid of a French gold mounted abalone and lacquer snuff box lined in red tortoiseshell circa 1800 for a similar box with a family of greyhounds see Roberto Grieco “Roman micro mosaics” page number 79. Plate 198. Fine slight wear on base Provenance: Private collection London
Height: 2.75cm
Width: 8cm
Condition: Fine

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