Pretty Art Deco David Andersen Sky Blue Guilloche Enamel Solid Silver Snuff Box
PRETTY ART DECO David Andersen SKY BLUE GUILLOCHE ENAMEL SOlID SILVER SNUFF BOX. This is a Beautiful very fine quality Art Deco Sky Blue Guilloche Enamel Solid Silver Snuff Box, this stunning box was crafted by the world renowned Norwegian silversmith David Andersen in circa 1920 making it nearly 100 years old, the quality is lovely and the decoration is very pretty, the square shape top has been crafted in a wonderful sky blue guilloche enamel with the most stunning engraved decoration beneath creating such a wonderful effect to the Guilloloche Enamel, this is the framed with a delicate smooth silver border , the body of the snuff box has been crafted in solid silver with a beautiful engraved decoration contrasting beautifully against the blue enamel, on opening this lovely box you will see the interior still retains some of its gold gilt finish, the quality of the craftsmanship is superb, this would have once belonged to a wealthy Lady in the Art Deco period and been used most days, tucked into her evening bag and used at the many coctail parties she would have attended, this was many many years ago when times were so very different, if this box could talk i can just imagine what fascinating stories it could tell, this is so very tactile and once held it has the most wonderful feel.
This will add something very special to any collection, my photos dont do it justice. This has a little wear to the back edge on the enamel and the hinge needs repairing, that being said it doesnt detract from its beauty, just mentioned for accuracy, this is reflected in the price. 3.5 cm by 3.5 cm..
This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Product: Boxes
- Style: Georgian
- Age: Pre-1800
- Pattern: 18th century