Antique Italian Snuff Box Pill Box Gold Hand Painted Portrait Compact Box 1800's Courting Scene EXTREMELY RARE
This is a gorgeous and very rare gold gilt miniature hand painted courting scene portrait snuff or pill box.
The piece is hallmarked inside the lid "Made in Italy"; and measures approximately 1 1/2 inches in length by 1 inch in width, and is 5/8th inches in height.
It's a gold tone ornate box with an exquisite hand painted courting portrait. The portrait is covered in glass; and is in excellent condition with no damage.
The piece closes securely to hold your pills, and has a gorgeous repousse pattern around the entire piece.
A wonderful and unique piece to use or add to any antique collection. Please visit our shop for a great selection of rare and interesting vintage and antique pieces from around the world.