A fine quality 18 carat gold box with a lift off lid, leaf decorated borders and engine turned lid and base. Excellent workmanship and crisp detail. Weight approx 22 grams. Diameter 4 cms. Height 1.5 cms. Every piece is marked with French gold marks for Paris, circa 1800.
Signed – French marks include: The cockerel mark (Rosenburg 6572), gold mark 750 grade which is 18 carat, used 1798-1838. The guarantee mark, (Rosenburg 6582), department 85 Seine, used 1798-1838.