A Louis XVI gold and enamel snuff box, Charles-Alexandre Bouillerot, retailed by Charles-Raymond Granchez "Au Petit Dunkerque", Paris, 1778fully marked, the rim engraved "Au Petit Dunkerque". LOT 218
image from Richard Jean-Jacques, Bijoux Et Pierres Precieuses here
César-François Cassini de Thury, astronomer, member of the French Academy of Sciences -"taking snuff"
miniature watercolor on ivory by Nattier, c. 1750
being auctioned at Sotheby's November 20th Jewels & Objects of Vertu, the Property of Mrs. Paul Mellon