Antique Rare French Solid Silver Gilt And Enamel Bird Automaton Box, Circa 1910

Antique Rare French Solid Silver Gilt And Enamel Bird Automaton Box, Circa 1910

Antique Rare French Solid Silver Gilt And Enamel Bird Automaton Box, Circa 1910

£12,000.00
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About this item

Antique early-20th century rare French solid silver-gilt singing bird automaton box, of rectangular form, guilloche enamelled in translucent blue over a sun ray and wavy engine-turned ground, the oval cover enamelled with views of the countryside at dawn, opening to reveal a singing feathered bird, comes with original bird shaped key.

Fully working condition and original mechanism. Hallmarked French silver guarantee mark (Crab 900+ standard), maker's mark J.C (J.Granvigne, 4 Rue Beranger, Paris, succeeded by Tetard)

Wear consistent with age and use.

Additional dimensions information:

Weight 515g.

Dimensions

W9.5 x H3.5 x D6.0 cm

Condition

Used

Wear condition

Excellent

Brand/manufacturer

J. Granvigne

Date of manufacture

1910s

Place of origin

France

Material

Silver, Enamel

Period

Early 20th Century

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Seller is VAT registered

SKU

57417356
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