Silver & Gold Boxes

Christie's
London

Date of the auction: 18.05.2016

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A GEORGE I TORTOISESHELL AND GOLD PIQUÉ-WORK SNUFF-BOX

A GEORGE I TORTOISESHELL AND GOLD PIQUÉ-WORK SNUFF-BOX
LONDON, CIRCA 1720
A GEORGE I TORTOISESHELL AND GOLD PIQUÉ-WORK SNUFF-BOX LONDON, CIRCA 1720 rectangular box of blonde tortoiseshell with canted corners, the cover overlaid with gold cagework depicting a classical scene with figures, dogs and

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,800

Date: 18 May 2016

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A CONTINENTAL ENAMELLED GOLD SNUFF-BOX

A CONTINENTAL ENAMELLED GOLD SNUFF-BOX
CIRCA 1820, UNIDENTIFIED MARK
A CONTINENTAL ENAMELLED GOLD SNUFF-BOX CIRCA 1820, UNIDENTIFIED MARK rectangular box, the cover, sides and base set with panels chased and engraved with exotic birds, flower-heads and foliage within opaque dark blue enamel filets

Lot #: 40

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 18 May 2016

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A GEORGE III JEWELLED GOLD-MOUNTED GLASS AND HARDSTONE NÉCES...

A GEORGE III JEWELLED GOLD-MOUNTED GLASS AND HARDSTONE NÉCESSAIRE
LONDON, CIRCA 1765/1770
A GEORGE III JEWELLED GOLD-MOUNTED GLASS AND HARDSTONE NÉCESSAIRE LONDON, CIRCA 1765/1770 tapering flattened rectangular glass étui painted to resemble beige agate, with slightly arched hinged agate cover and

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 18 May 2016

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A GERMAN JEWELLED ENAMELLED GOLD SNUFF-BOX

A GERMAN JEWELLED ENAMELLED GOLD SNUFF-BOX
BY CARL MARTIN WEISHAUPT AND SONS (FL. FROM 1837), MARKED, HANAU, CIRCA 1860, THE FLANGE STAMPED WITH INVENTORY NUMBER 585
A GERMAN JEWELLED ENAMELLED GOLD SNUFF-BOX BY CARL MARTIN WEISHAUPT AND SONS (FL. FROM 1837), MARKED, HANAU, CIRCA 1860, THE FLANGE

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 18 May 2016

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A SWISS ENAMELLED GOLD PILL-BOX

A SWISS ENAMELLED GOLD PILL-BOX
GENEVA, CIRCA 1810, STRUCK WITH INVENTORY NUMBER 764 AND TWO FRENCH POST-1838 RESTRICTED WARRANTY MARKS FOR GOLD
A SWISS ENAMELLED GOLD PILL-BOX GENEVA, CIRCA 1810, STRUCK WITH INVENTORY NUMBER 764 AND TWO FRENCH POST-1838 RESTRICTED WARRANTY MARKS FOR GOLD oval box

Lot #: 31

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 18 May 2016

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A FRENCH GOLD SNUFF-BOX

A FRENCH GOLD SNUFF-BOX
BY HONORÉ-HENRY RÉMY, MARKED, PARIS, CIRCA 1810, WITH THE PARISIAN POST-REVOLUTIONARY UNOFFICIAL STANDARD MARK FOR 18 CARAT GOLD AND THE PARISIAN THIRD STANDARD GUARANTEE MARKS FOR GOLD, THE INTERIOR COVER AND FLANGE LATER ENGRAVED WITH A CREST AND INSCRIPTION
A FRENCH GOLD

Lot #: 35

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 18 May 2016

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AN AUSTRIAN VARI-COLOUR GOLD SNUFF-BOX

AN AUSTRIAN VARI-COLOUR GOLD SNUFF-BOX
MAKER'S MARK P G, VIENNA, CIRCA 1830
AN AUSTRIAN VARI-COLOUR GOLD SNUFF-BOX MAKER'S MARK P G, VIENNA, CIRCA 1830 rectangular box with canted corners, the cover, sides and base set with panels of peak-pattern engine-turning within polished gold frames, slightly

Lot #: 36

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 18 May 2016

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A GERMAN VARI-COLOUR GOLD SNUFF-BOX

A GERMAN VARI-COLOUR GOLD SNUFF-BOX
HANAU, CIRCA 1820, THE FLANGE STAMPED WITH INVENTORY NUMBER 2979
A GERMAN VARI-COLOUR GOLD SNUFF-BOX HANAU, CIRCA 1820, THE FLANGE STAMPED WITH INVENTORY NUMBER 2979 rectangular box, the cover, sides and base set with panels of peak and chevron-pattern

Lot #: 37

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 18 May 2016

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A CONTINENTAL GOLD ÉTUI

A CONTINENTAL GOLD ÉTUI
CIRCA 1760
A CONTINENTAL GOLD ÉTUI CIRCA 1760 tapering étui cast and chased as a lady dressed in classical drapery with rocaille and scroll details, hinged at the bust 4¼ in. (112 mm.) high

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 18 May 2016

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A GERMAN SILVER BOOK-COVER

A GERMAN SILVER BOOK-COVER
MARK OF JOSEPH HERTERICH, AUGSBURG, 1695-1699
A GERMAN SILVER BOOK-COVER MARK OF JOSEPH HERTERICH, AUGSBURG, 1695-1699 The covers pierced with flowers and vines surrounding five oval plaquettes each engraved with a devotional saying or prayer and an allegorical

Lot #: 112

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 18 May 2016

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A CENTRAL EUROPEAN SILVER-GILT AND ENAMEL STIRRUP-CUP

A CENTRAL EUROPEAN SILVER-GILT AND ENAMEL STIRRUP-CUP
POSSIBLY HUNGARIAN, 17TH CENTURY
A CENTRAL EUROPEAN SILVER-GILT AND ENAMEL STIRRUP-CUP POSSIBLY HUNGARIAN, 17TH CENTURY Shaped oval on collet foot, enamelled with a continuous scene of a leopard, wolf and boar hunt, with huntsmen, horses and

Lot #: 115

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 18 May 2016

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A GERMAN SILVER-GILT AND ENAMEL CUP

A GERMAN SILVER-GILT AND ENAMEL CUP
MARK OF ELIAS ADAM, AUGSBURG, 1707-1711
A GERMAN SILVER-GILT AND ENAMEL CUP MARK OF ELIAS ADAM, AUGSBURG, 1707-1711 Tapering and on gadrooned foot, the sleeve enamelled with a landscape, marked inside 3 in. (7.7 cm.) diam

Lot #: 116

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 18 May 2016

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A GERMAN SILVER-GILT SALT-CELLAR

A GERMAN SILVER-GILT SALT-CELLAR
MARK OF FRANZ OXNER, MUNICH, CIRCA 1650
A GERMAN SILVER-GILT SALT-CELLAR MARK OF FRANZ OXNER, MUNICH, CIRCA 1650 With three shell shaped bowls and a central baluster finial, on three scroll legs with central pendant finial, marked on rim 3 3/4 in. (9.5 cm.) diam. 3

Lot #: 119

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 18 May 2016

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A GERMAN SILVER-GILT MOUNTED RUBY-GLASS CUP AND COVER

A GERMAN SILVER-GILT MOUNTED RUBY-GLASS CUP AND COVER
THE COVER MARK OF MARX WEINOLD, AUGSBURG, 1695-1699
A GERMAN SILVER-GILT MOUNTED RUBY-GLASS CUP AND COVER THE COVER MARK OF MARX WEINOLD, AUGSBURG, 1695-1699 The tapering cylindrical body on spirally-fluted shaped-circular foot and baluster stem

Lot #: 121

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 18 May 2016

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AN AMERICAN JEWELLED ENAMELLED VARI-COLOUR GOLD CIGARETTE CA...

AN AMERICAN JEWELLED ENAMELLED VARI-COLOUR GOLD CIGARETTE CASE
20TH CENTURY
AN AMERICAN JEWELLED ENAMELLED VARI-COLOUR GOLD CIGARETTE CASE 20TH CENTURY rectangular case, the cover, sides and base of engine-turned vari-colour gold inter-locking squares, the two ends enamelled to resemble

Lot #: 39

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,500

Date: 18 May 2016

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A CONTINENTAL ENAMELLED GOLD BANGLE

A CONTINENTAL ENAMELLED GOLD BANGLE
EARLY 19TH CENTURY
A CONTINENTAL ENAMELLED GOLD BANGLE EARLY 19TH CENTURY hinged polished gold bangle, with painted enamel scene of a hunting party in a wooded landscape, within chased borders set with taille d'épargne black enamel scrolls 2½ in. (65 mm.) diam

Lot #: 41

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,500

Date: 18 May 2016

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A CONTINENTAL GOLD SNUFF-BOX

A CONTINENTAL GOLD SNUFF-BOX
PROBABLY ITALIAN, 19TH CENTURY
A CONTINENTAL GOLD SNUFF-BOX PROBABLY ITALIAN, 19TH CENTURY shaped rectangular box, the cover, sides and base set with panels of engine-turning and chased with scrolls and foliage within polished gold borders, the cover centred with a

Lot #: 42

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,500

Date: 18 May 2016

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A BELGIAN SILVER COFFEE-POT

A BELGIAN SILVER COFFEE-POT
BRUSSELS, 1787, MAKER'S MARK A TOWER (STYUCK 1647)
A BELGIAN SILVER COFFEE-POT BRUSSELS, 1787, MAKER'S MARK A TOWER (STYUCK 1647) In the Ottoman style, the drum-shaped body chased with lozenges of paterae on a matted ground, the attenuated spout rising from foliage, the

Lot #: 133

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,500

Date: 18 May 2016

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A GEORGE II SILVER INKSTAND

A GEORGE II SILVER INKSTAND
MARK OF EDWARD WAKELIN, LONDON, 1751
A GEORGE II SILVER INKSTAND MARK OF EDWARD WAKELIN, LONDON, 1751 Oblong with gadrooned and shell border, on four cast shell and scroll feet, the baluster inkpot and pounce pot chased with shells, the bell cast with taperstick, the

Lot #: 147

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,500

Date: 18 May 2016

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A DANISH TRAY

A DANISH TRAY
MARK OF GEORG JENSEN, COPENHAGEN, 1915-1919, DESIGNED BY GEORG JENSEN
A DANISH TRAY MARK OF GEORG JENSEN, COPENHAGEN, 1915-1919, DESIGNED BY GEORG JENSEN Oval, the border with flower heads, no. 291, marked underneath, further stamped 'GABF', the rim with later Swedish tax marks 22 1/2

Lot #: 51

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 18 May 2016

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A SET OF FOUR GEORGE III SILVER SAUCE-TUREENS AND COVERS FRO...

A SET OF FOUR GEORGE III SILVER SAUCE-TUREENS AND COVERS FROM THE SPEAKER SMITH SERVICE
MARK OF AUGUSTINE LE SAGE, LONDON, 1774
A SET OF FOUR GEORGE III SILVER SAUCE-TUREENS AND COVERS FROM THE SPEAKER SMITH SERVICE MARK OF AUGUSTINE LE SAGE, LONDON, 1774 Each oval bombé and on four rocaille capped

Lot #: 80

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 18 May 2016

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A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI SILVER-GILT SECOND-COURSE DISHES

A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI SILVER-GILT SECOND-COURSE DISHES
MARK OF PIERRE-GUILLAUME SALLOT, PARIS, 1786, CHASED IN THE MANNER OF WILLIAM PITTS, CIRCA 1810
A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI SILVER-GILT SECOND-COURSE DISHES MARK OF PIERRE-GUILLAUME SALLOT, PARIS, 1786, CHASED IN THE MANNER OF WILLIAM PITTS, CIRCA 1810

Lot #: 84

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 18 May 2016

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A GERMAN SILVER-GILT TANKARD

A GERMAN SILVER-GILT TANKARD
APPARENTLY UNMARKED, LATE 16TH CENTURY
A GERMAN SILVER-GILT TANKARD APPARENTLY UNMARKED, LATE 16TH CENTURY Tapering cylindrical and on stepped foot, chased with fruit and strapwork on a matted ground, the hinged cover with demi-figure cast thumbpiece and engraved with a

Lot #: 85

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 18 May 2016

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A GERMAN PARCEL-GILT SILVER CUP

A GERMAN PARCEL-GILT SILVER CUP
MARK OF LUDWIG GOLDSCHMIED HOHENAUER, AUGSBURG, 1630-1632
A GERMAN PARCEL-GILT SILVER CUP MARK OF LUDWIG GOLDSCHMIED HOHENAUER, AUGSBURG, 1630-1632 Tapering cylindrical on baluster domed foot with openwork foliate stem, the bowl with lobed lower body and panels of

Lot #: 101

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 18 May 2016

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A GERMAN SILVER-GILT TAZZA

A GERMAN SILVER-GILT TAZZA
19TH CENTURY, BEARING MARKS FOR JACOB FRÖHLICH, NUREMBURG
A GERMAN SILVER-GILT TAZZA 19TH CENTURY, BEARING MARKS FOR JACOB FRÖHLICH, NUREMBURG Circular with egg-and-dart border, on circular foot with mask and foliage cast stem, with three grotesque cast scrolls, the bowl

Lot #: 108

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 18 May 2016

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A LOUIS XV GOLD-MOUNTED GLASS SCENT-BOTTLE

A LOUIS XV GOLD-MOUNTED GLASS SCENT-BOTTLE
APPARENTLY UNMARKED, CIRCA 1730
A LOUIS XV GOLD-MOUNTED GLASS SCENT-BOTTLE APPARENTLY UNMARKED, CIRCA 1730 The compressed globular mottled green glass body with gold cagework surround, pieced with figures within foliage scrolls, the hinged cover with

Lot #: 111

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 18 May 2016

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A BELGIAN SILVER MUSTARD-POT AND CASTER

A BELGIAN SILVER MUSTARD-POT AND CASTER
BRUSSELS, 1757, UNIDENTIFIED MAKER'S MARK OF A FLOWER ISSUING FROM A HEART (STUYCK 1615)
A BELGIAN SILVER MUSTARD-POT AND CASTER BRUSSELS, 1757, UNIDENTIFIED MAKER'S MARK OF A FLOWER ISSUING FROM A HEART (STUYCK 1615) Each shaped-square baluster, with domed

Lot #: 130

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 18 May 2016

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A DUTCH SILVER WINDMILL-CUP

A DUTCH SILVER WINDMILL-CUP
APPARENTLY UNMARKED, 17TH CENTURY AND LATER
A DUTCH SILVER WINDMILL-CUP APPARENTLY UNMARKED, 17TH CENTURY AND LATER The cup engraved with foliage and acorns and part chased with foliage, the stem formed as a windmill, the bowl with later Dutch and French tax marks 9 in

Lot #: 131

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 18 May 2016

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A DUTCH SILVER BRANDY-BOWL

A DUTCH SILVER BRANDY-BOWL
APPARENTLY BOLSWARD, 1689, MAKER'S MARK INDISTINCT
A DUTCH SILVER BRANDY-BOWL APPARENTLY BOLSWARD, 1689, MAKER'S MARK INDISTINCT Tapering octagonal and on conforming foot, the side engraved with figures in cartouches surrounded by auricular ornament, with openwork bracket

Lot #: 132

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 18 May 2016

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A LOUIS XV VARI-COLOUR GOLD SNUFF-BOX

A LOUIS XV VARI-COLOUR GOLD SNUFF-BOX
BY PIERRE CERNEAU (FL. 1762-1783), MARKED, PARIS, 1773/1774, WITH THE CHARGE AND DECHARGE MARKS OF JULIEN ALATERRE 1768-1775
A LOUIS XV VARI-COLOUR GOLD SNUFF-BOX BY PIERRE CERNEAU (FL. 1762-1783), MARKED, PARIS, 1773/1774, WITH THE CHARGE AND DECHARGE MARKS OF

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 18 May 2016