The Wallace Collection

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Snuff box
  • Snuff box
  • John Guillaume George Krüger (1728 - 1781) , Goldsmith
  • After François Boucher (1703 - 1770), (miniatures)
  • Berlin, Germany
  • c. 1765
  • Vari-coloured gold, diamonds and enamel, chased
  • Object size: 3.8 x 8.9 x 6.4 cm
    Weight: 273.9 g
  • Signature: 'Krüger· / p·'
    Discharge mark: Possibly after J. J. Prévost (1762-1768)
    Mark: '20.E'
    Mark: 'E'
    Mark: A lady's head in profile
    Mark: Possibly a shell
  • G77
  • Boudoir Cabinet
Images & Media
Further Reading
  • Snuff box of gold with six subjects in enamels set in the lid, sides and bottom. The lid has nymphs and river gods by a stream. At the lid is placed a bouquet of diamonds.