The Wallace Collection

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Snuff box
  • Snuff box
  • Philipp Ernst Schindler (1723 - 1793) , (miniatures)
  • Vienna, Austria
  • before 1793
  • Gold and enamel, chased and engraved
  • Object size: 3.8 x 8.5 x 6.4 cm
    Weight: 200.3 g
  • Signature: 'Schindler-Wienn'
    Mark: 'A' in a diamond shape, Vienna mark for old gold 1806-7
  • G69
  • Boudoir Cabinet
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  • Oval snuff box decorated with flowers and foliage in blue and green enamel. Framed on the lid, sides and bottom are enamels of genre scenes. The lid has a interior scene which includes a man and a woman seated at a table with the woman holding a glass.