Description: rectangular, applied with allegories of the Virtues within jewelled niches, the upper and lower sections with pearl and jewelled rosettes, on tortoise supports, king and queen finial,
maker's mark and Austrian control mark, in original leather case
Dimensions: 28cm., 11 in. wide
Condition Report: some losses to enamel, a few panels with minute losses at junction, especially on right side. Some solder repairs to a few columns, one very weakened. would benefit from professional cleaning and care, very decorative piece.
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