Snuffbox | Louvre Museum | Paris

Gift from Louis XV to the Holland Ambassador, baron Cornelis Hop This snuffbox was made by the goldsmith Daniel Govaers, in 1726 and represented the King of France and his wife, Queen Marie Leczinska.

A GERMAN VARI-COLORED GOLD, ENAMEL AND GEM-SET SNUFFBOX MARK OF CHARLES COLINS SÖHNE, HANAU, CIRCA 1830 The base and sides with engine-turned panels within blue enamel borders, the cover finely chased with flowerheads and scrolling foliage in four colors centering diamond-set initial beneath a royal crown against a blue guilloché enamel oval, marked inside base

A GERMAN VARI-COLORED GOLD, ENAMEL AND GEM-SET SNUFFBOX MARK OF CHARLES COLINS SÖHNE, HANAU, CIRCA 1830 The base and sides with engine-turned panels within blue enamel borders, the cover finely chased with flowerheads and scrolling foliage in four colors centering diamond-set initial beneath a royal crown against a blue guilloché enamel oval, marked inside base

Tortoiseshell piqué snuff box with two-colour gold mounts, Charles Ouisille, Paris, 1782, the panels circa 1720.

A Tortoiseshell Pique Snuff Box with two-color gold mounts, Charles Ouizille, Paris, the panels 1720

A German jewel-set gold and carnelian snuff box, circa 1750 - Sothebys

A German jewel-set gold and carnelian snuff box, circa 1750 Sotheby's

'Le panier de pensées'. A gold and pietra dura snuff box, Johann Christian Neuber, Dresden, circa 1770-1775

A gold and pietra dura snuff box, Johann Christian Neuber, Dresden, circa

Snuffbox - c1760–61

Snuffbox Date: ca. BOX : Small usually ornamented box for holding snuff,(a scented,powdered tobacco)

A GEORGE IV SILVER SNUFF BOX, JOHN LINNIT, LONDON, 1821

A George IV Silver snuff box, John Linnit, London, 1821 Sotheby's.

A SWISS GOLD AND ENAMEL SNUFF BOX  MARK OF FRANÇOIS JOANIN, GENEVA, CIRCA 1790  Canted rectangular, the cover with a lozenge-shaped painted enamel landscape with a seated lady releasing a canary from a cage and accompanied by a faithful dog, against a guilloché opalescent enamel sky, the base, sides and border with blue and white enamel borders and guilloché panels, marked inside cover and base with maker's mark and two prestige marks 2 7/8 in. (7.3 cm.) long

A SWISS GOLD AND ENAMEL SNUFF BOX MARK OF FRANÇOIS JOANIN, GENEVA, CIRCA 1790 Canted rectangular, the cover with a lozenge-shaped painted enamel landscape with a seated lady releasing a canary from a cage and accompanied by a faithful dog, against a guilloché opalescent enamel sky, the base, sides and border with blue and white enamel borders and guilloché panels, marked inside cover and base with maker's mark and two prestige marks 2 7/8 in. (7.3 cm.) long

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