Georgian Snuff Box with Courtesan Hand Painted Miniature
Late Georgian gilt over brass snuff box in the shape of a ladies locket. When the lid is opened it reveals a hand painted oil on porcelain miniature of a courtesan lifting her mask. Very men’s club! The snuff box has an ornate edge, the front and back have engine turning and an engraved pattern with an unused cartouche for initials.
- size 7.6cm x 4.7cm
- miniature 4.8cm x 3.7cm
- free express insured postage within Australia