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With rounded corners & curved sides, entirely decorated with arabesque designs in black & royal blue enamel. Top overlaid with large elliptical enameled miniature showing men drinking, woman with guitar; surrounded by period oriental half pearls. Hinge of

Provenance

1948, Catherine Spencer (Mrs. Albert J.) Beveridge, Beverly Farms, MA; 1948, gift of Mrs. Beveridge to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 9, 1948)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Albert J. Beveridge in memory of Delia Spencer Field

about 1860

Object Place

Switzerland

Dimensions

2.54 x 7.94 cm (1 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

48.1331

Medium or Technique

Metal; gold

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Gold