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The Lady with the mantle miniature box
The Lady with the mantle miniature box - Objects of Vertu Style Louis XV The Lady with the mantle miniature box -
Ref : 74963
2 400 €
Period :
18th century
Provenance :
France
Medium :
Powered pressed horn,brown tortoiseshell, lacquer,Gold, Ivory , Gouacher
Dimensions :
H. 1.1 inch | Ø 2.36 inch
Objects of Vertu  - The Lady with the mantle miniature box 18th century - The Lady with the mantle miniature box
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The Lady with the mantle miniature box

Box in powdered pressed horn, tinted and lacquered dark blue-green, adorned on the top of an oval miniature of a young woman in a blue dress;
Low hairdressing "Tape"; headdress embellished with a mantilla.

The mantilla was of habitual use: in winter, it was carried at home; in the summer, she was put outside. It formed a point above
from the forehead and tied on the chest. She most often cover a flat lace hat.

Brown tortoiseshell interior
Very beautiful Guilloché gold mountings

Paris 1768 (helmeted man)

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Box & Necessaire Louis XV