The "frail" ladies of the 19th century could swoon delicately into the arms of their swains and be revived with the diminutive box with vinegar-infused sponge at their throat or wrist. Swiss gold and enamel vinaigrette with apple green and pink flask-form pendant features an enamel floral bouquet and birds and ribbons. Swiss, circa 1830
Antique Gold and Enamel Scent Bottle with Gold Carrying Chain The modified oval bottle applied with enamel on both sides depicting garden scenes with female figures and playful cherubs, edged by stylized gold petals surmounted by a line of gold leaves and florets, topped by a light blue enamel ball with similar decoration and pierced gold scrollwork, circa 1880-1900. 3 1/2 x 1 11/16 inches.
A gold and enamel gemset bracelet by Giuliano, with eight open lozenge-shaped links, set to centre with alternating cushion-shaped diamonds or half-pearls, within a quatrefoil frame decorated with black and white piqué enamel work, connected by collet-set gemstones of opal, amazonite, emerald, green zircon, garnet lapis lazuli, chrysoberyl and ruby, the clasp marked C & AG for Carlo and Arthur Giuliano, circa 1895