Stock No. : P017

Anon.
France, c1690
Silver & enamel case, 40 mm.

A wonderful gold and enamel case, dating from the late 17th century.

Outer diameter : 40 mm.

Inner diameter : 32.7 mm.

Inner depth, to case rim : 12.5 mm.

Outer depth, to case rim : 13.5 mm.

The bezel is absent, but the hinge is complete.

The back enamel depicts The Judgement of Paris. There is a little rubbing around the edges, and some light scratches.

The band shows four cartouches with country scenes. Again a little rubbing, and three short cracks.

The inside shows a scene with a large house, lake, bridge, trees and a single figure. Fine condition.

The gold stem and bow are in good condition.

This case was probably made in France, during the late 17th century.