A GOLD AND ENAMEL SOUVENIR, PROBABLY FRENCH, LATE 19TH CENTURY

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A GOLD AND ENAMEL SOUVENIR, PROBABLY FRENCH, LATE 19TH CENTURY


tapering form, the front applied with an oval enamel medallion painted with children at play, the reverse with cut gold initials: LM, the blue ground decorated with green and gold paillons, the lid inscribed: Souvenir / d'amitié, within chased and enamelled flower tendril borders, the interior with gold-topped pencil and associated ivory slips, unmarked

8.8cm., 3½in.