Ivory change purse, box and brooches

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Collection of four objects:
- One serpentine-shaped metal and ivory change purse with sculpted decoration of lettered shield surmounted with tied bouquet of roses.
- One round turned Dieppe ivory box, decoration of beaded frieze, marks, and circles and pierced lid (accidents).
- Two sculpted ivory brooches depicting Native American profiles.

19th Century for the change purse and box.
20th Century for the brooches.

Dimensions:
Change purse: height: 4.5 cm (1-3/4 in.) - width: 7 cm (2-3/4 in.) - thickness: 1.5 cm (1/2 in.).
Box: diameter: 7 cm (2-3/4 in.) - thickness: 1.7 cm (1/2 in.).
Round brooch: diameter: 5.5 cm (2 in.).
Oval brooch: height: 5 cm (2 in.) - width: 4 cm (1-1/2 in.).

Provenance :

  • Items quantity:  4
  • Expertissim Reference: 2012060525