Lot 2007: French porcelain gilt mounted box
December 9, 2012
Oakland, CA, USALive Auction
Description: French porcelain gilt mounted box. possibly Sevres 19th century, the polychrome decorated body of oval form with alternating scenic and floral reserves flanked with gilt bronze mounts and rising on outswept ormolu supports terminating at the footed base, porcelain with overglaze Sevres conjoined L mark centered with a D, 8"h x 10"w. The base has "AF" over "L" engraved and also a Sevres D mark and 170/2 engraved in the gilt metal.