Black Rock Galleries

Antique Exceptional And Large Austrian Sterling Silver And Enamel Box

Winning Bid $1,260.00

Location: BRG - Greenwich

Item #: 88933
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Rectangular sterling silver box with a finely painted enamel decorated hinged lid depicting a shepherdess with her sheep and a courting couple in a country estate landscape. The top corners with openwork silver palmettes and with a black and silver herringbone border along the edges. The sides in a deep red guilloche patterned enamel. Gilt wash inside and bottom. Marked inside the bottom- Made in Austria, 935, sterling along with a maker's mark FJ. A punch mark on the inside right edge.
L 5 7/8", Depth 4 3/4", H. 1 1/4"
some tarnish and loss to gold wash inside, a few scratches to the lid