Lot 3024

A finely gilded, engraved and enamelled French/Parisian copper snuff box in the shape of a shoe by François-Simon-Alphonse Giroux, 19th century

Works of Art, Antiquities | A83kua | Live auction | 712 Lots


Gilded and engraved copper with enamelled bow. Backside with button to open the box. Heel stamped: "ALPH. GIROUX A PARIS." Traces due to age and using. Gilding partly worn. Dimensions 3 x 9.5 x 3.5 cm.

Condition: II - Questions about the lot?

General Information

The auction includes 712 lots and starts on Monday, Nov. 2, 2020 at 10 am (CET). Lot no. 3001 - 3712. The pre-sale viewing will take place from Oct. 18 - 21 and Oct. 28 - 31, 2020 from 2 to 6 pm (CET). However, the number of participants for both auction and viewing is limited due to Covid-19 restrictions and requires an appointment. Bring your favourite breathing mask! Prior to any visit please check our website - we'll update it as soon as the situation changes.