Superb 'Quality' Makeup Box - .800 silver, Gold, Niello - Italy - Early 20th century

Description
Superb 'Quality' Makeup Box - .800 silver, Gold, Niello - Italy - Early 20th century
Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear - 96 g

Wonderful silver box, richly decorated with intertwined roses, branches and flowers.

Finely hand-engraved lid with niello and gold details.

The lid has a mirror inside and two compartments likely intended for compact powder of different colours. A small lipstick or pencil holder can be pulled out from the centre.

Italian collectible box of superb quality, manufactured in the early 20th century.

Hallmarks: Silver 800, V. Legnani (possibly the goldsmith or jeweller name)

Dimensions: 9 cm x 4.7 cm x 1.3 cm

Weight: 96 grams

Perfect condition

Tracked and insured shipping.

Lot details
Object
Superb 'Quality' Makeup Box
Material
.800 silver, Gold, Niello
Estimated Period
Early 20th century
Country of Origin
Italy
Condition
Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
Weight
96 g
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