Rectangular case in translucent blue enameled gold and enhanced with a decoration representing a mill near a bridge. A lying dog looks at the scene.This box, judging by its format, was most likely used as a toiletry accessory. It may have contained tongue scrapers, picks, small brushes, or any other hygiene article in use during the late 18th and early 19th centuries.
L: 2.9 in (7.6 cm) / l: 0.5 in. (1.5 cm) / H: 0.2 in.(0.7 cm).
Weight: 0.95 oz (27.8 g).
18-carat gold marks (eagle head). Neapolitan export mark. Swiss early 19th century. Circa 1800.
3 000 €