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Gold snuff box early 19th century.  Signed Louis-François Tronquoy.
Gold snuff box early 19th century.  Signed Louis-François Tronquoy. - Objects of Vertu Style Restauration - Charles X Gold snuff box early 19th century.  Signed Louis-François Tronquoy. -
Ref : 65693
5 900 €
Period :
19th century
Dimensions :
L. 2.76 inch
Objects of Vertu  - Gold snuff box early 19th century.  Signed Louis-François Tronquoy.
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Gold snuff box early 19th century. Signed Louis-François Tronquoy.

Rectangular box with rounded corners. The hinged lid is decorated with a guilloche geometric pattern on amati background. The body of the box is finely ciseled with floral motifs, palm acanthus on amati gold background.
Background showing the geometric patterns of the lid.
Weight : 2 oz (58gr.)
L: 2,9 in.(7.4 cm) / l : 1,7 in. (4.5 cm) / H: 0,3 in. (1cm.)
Gold marks:
Taurus in a hexagon for Paris 1819-1838
Sardarnapale: 1819-1838.

Master goldsmith mark: Louis François Tronquoy.
Louis-François, son of Jean-François Tronquoy and Louise Ferdinande Morin, born in 1798. He became master goldsmith January 4, 1827, located at 8 rue des Prouvaires, probably taking the continuation of Simon-Achille Léger. Tronquoy worked at the same address until June 28, 1871. He specializes under the Restoration and the Monarchy of July in the manufacture of boxes called "de present" for the royal family and his entourage.

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Box & Necessaire Restauration - Charles X