Up for auction: A very rare, gorgeous antique imperial egg (Vinaigrette) or “Pomander” egg. Two screw-on closures. For fragrances and possibly makeup or other substances. Outside with geometric ornamental allover decor. Beautiful silver work. Probably made in the mid-18th century. No hallmarks, as it is often the case with pieces from this period.
Weight 20.6 g. Height approx. 3.5 cm, maximum width approx. 2.5 cm.
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- Beautiful antique, very rare pomander egg or vinaigrette / smelling egg
- Estimated Period
- 18th century
- Country of Origin
- Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes