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Auction: Silver & Gold Boxes
was auctioned on: 18 May 2016
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A FRENCH GOLD-MOUNTED TORTOISESHELL BONBONNIÈRE

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Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000
ca. US$5,817 - US$8,726
Price realised:  £4,750
ca. US$6,908
Lot number 26, Views: 76

A FRENCH GOLD-MOUNTED TORTOISESHELL BONBONNIÈRE
BY ADRIEN-JEAN-MAXIMILIEN VACHETTE (FL. 1753-1839), MARKED, PARIS, WITH THE PARISIAN SECOND STANDARD MARK FOR GOLD 1809-1819 AND THE PARISIAN POST-REVOLUTIONARY MARK FOR 18 CARAT GOLD, THE FLANGE ENGRAVED 'VACHETTE BIJOUTIER A PARIS 20 K . 5 / 3.2.'; THE MINIATURE BY D. F. LEBELLE (FL. 1806-1831), SIGNED 'LEBELLE FÉCIT' (LOWER RIGHT), CIRCA 1815
A FRENCH GOLD-MOUNTED TORTOISESHELL BONBONNIÈRE BY ADRIEN-JEAN-MAXIMILIEN VACHETTE (FL. 1753-1839), MARKED, PARIS, WITH THE PARISIAN SECOND STANDARD MARK FOR GOLD 1809-1819 AND THE PARISIAN POST-REVOLUTIONARY MARK FOR 18 CARAT GOLD, THE FLANGE ENGRAVED 'VACHETTE BIJOUTIER A PARIS 20 K . 5 / 3.2.'; THE MINIATURE BY D. F. LEBELLE (FL. 1806-1831), SIGNED 'LEBELLE FÉCIT' (LOWER RIGHT), CIRCA 1815 circular gold-lined tortoiseshell box with waisted sides, the cover set with a fixé-sous-verre miniature of a view of the nave of a cathedral 3 1/8 in. (80 mm.) diam.

Informations about the auction
Auction house: Christie's
Title: Silver & Gold Boxes
Date of the auction: 18 May 2016
Address: Christie's
London