The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Plaques 'de tabatière'
  • Six Plaques Mounted in a Gold Snuff-box
  • Plaques 'de tabatière'
  • Manufacture de Sèvres
  • Jean Ducrollay (c. 1710 - 1787), Goldsmith, snuff-box
  • Sèvres, France
  • c. 1757 - 1759
    1759 - 1760 (snuff-box)
  • Soft-paste porcelain, painted and gilded
  • a-b, Object size: 7.9 x 5.3 cm
    c-d, Object size: 7.9 x 2.7 cm
    e-f, Object size: 5.3 x 2.7 cm
  • C496
  • Boudoir Cabinet
Images & Media
Further Reading
  • Six plaques mounted in gold snuff-box G31. Decorated with a turquoise blue ground overlaid with gilded lines in zigzag patterns enclosing dotted triangles. Painted in white reserves with allegorical cherubs on a-b, and trophies on c-f. The reserves are edged with gilded bands.