FRANCE - First half of the 19th century
Two circular boxes in polished tortoiseshell (Chelonya Mydas A/I) the lid composed of miniatures showing a woman and a man wearing a feather, engraved brass bezel
Total gross weight: 101.4 g.
Diameters: 7 and 6.5 cm. 2 3/4 and 2,5 in.
Discoloration and traces of humidity, state of use
Pre-Convention specimen, prior to July 1st 1947 and therefore in conformity with the EC Rule 338/97 of 09/12/1996 art.2- Wmc, and prior to July 1st 1975 and therefore in conformity with the French decrees of August 16th 2016 and May 4th 2017.
For an exit of the European Union, a CITES re-export will be necessary, this one being the responsibility of the future buyer.