Box. With floral and ribbon design to edges of box, and gilded interior. Inlaid red, green, and blue cabochons to top and central handpainted portrait miniature of a lady and gentlemen - possibly on bone. Stamped, "930" to bottom exterior of box. Accompanied by a note from the consignor's Mother stating that, "19th century ? ? possibly Solimenta late 17th artist Neopolitano Italy under 1000 maybe auction box under 1000". Total approx. weight of box is 7.96 troy oz. From a Rye Brook, NY estate. Dimensions: box - 4.125" w x 3.5" d x 1.25" h; portrait - 2.875" h x 3.375" w. Condition: Good, with water damage to handpainted portrait.
Good, with water damage to handpainted portrait.