Circular candy box featuring three shades of gold. The removable lid is embellished with detailed, concentric lines interspersed with stars and peas. In the center, a composition composed of a quiver, a musette, a pair of doves and colored gold foliage stand out against a amati gold background. This symbolic decor emphasizes the sentimental value of this box. An intricate friezes of stylized foliage in colored gold on a matte background highlight the frame of the box.
The box is decorated with a thin guilloche in parallel lines interspersed with stars and peas and grains of gold.
Weight: 2.61 oz (74gr)
D: 2,36 in (6cm) / H: 0.78 in (2 cm)
Guarantee mark: Henri Clavel
Charge mark: Crowned P, for Paris 1784
Release mark: Tête de vanneau 1783-1789
Master goldsmith mark.
Work from the Louis XVI period.