Jewellery, Silver and Watches

Objects of Vertu

A gold mounted Steinkabinett circular bonbonniere set with a micromosaic plaque, unmarked, by Johann Christian Neuber, Dresden, circa 1790
Sold for £186,000; $280,636; €257,386

Objects of Vertu are small objects created from precious and rare materials either to be admired as works of art or, more often, created for a practical purpose, and include snuff and gold boxes, portrait miniatures, desk accessories, decorated fans and enamels.

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