A German enamelled silver gilt and silver box in the 18th century manner, the hinged top with a panel Watteauesque scene of a classical couple in a woodland surrounded by blue and white enamel bands and fine engraved lines. 8 x 5 x 2.3 cm
A Sulawesi silver box c.early 20th century, of geometric form with floral scroll work motif and claw clasp. Provenance: from the private collection of an Australian diplomat, acquired from various posts throughout Asia in the 1980's and 1990's, 15 cm x 8 c
A sterling silver card box, Dawson Brothers, Birmingham, 1909 the plain dome topped box opening to reveal a gilt interior with central card divider 120 grams, 8.5 cm high, 4.5 cm wide, 5 cm deep. Property from the Collection of Dame Nellie Melba GBE
French late 19th century engine turned silver box, signed M.Ferre and one other by Emile Langloise, each box with Watteau style depictions, one painted the other with chased silver cover, 7.7 cm and 6.7 cm diameters.
Jean Emile Puiforcat 1897-1945, large French silver box, Paris, circa 1925, the cover with lapis lazuli knop raised from stepped and ribbed mount, the cover and base cast in relief with raised bands, stepped rim and base, struck French hall mark, makers ma
A fine Australian hexagonal sterling silver box, early 20th century, with maker's marks for Thomas Gaunt. The finely engine turned box with a hinged lid, having a matte gilt washed interior with simple plain banding to both the base and rims; hallmarked to
A fine Australian sterling silver and ruby box, early 20th century, with maker's mark for Wendt of Adelaide, with Crown and lion. The circular cushion shaped box with a hinged horseshoe lid with grain set rubies forming a monogram, and having a matte gilt
A small Russian silver box, the rectangular form box with rounded top and front, with a 14ct. gold and blue stone set stylised opening button, the interior with some gilding remaining and the St. Petersburg mark for 1908 to 1926. Weight 180gms. 10 cm x 7.5
A petite Continental silver box, late 19th/early 20th century, a hinged horseshoe shaped box, with a purse like clasp, prickworked and engraved with foliate designs; hallmarked to clasp, silver weight 17gr length 4.5 cm. Width 3.5 cm
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