Corozo snuff box - Early nineteenth century Pretty corozo nut box representing a character attacked by two lions - Saint Daniel? He is leaning against a tree, a snake and a lion's head at his feet, his arm raised Hinged cover on the back. very nice patina. France Early nineteenth century
Large pharmacy vase on pedestal, with twisted handles with snake heads. Blue and manganese monochrome decoration on one side of a phylactery bearing the inscription: “E.PECTORALLE.” It is surmounted by a winged Indian head with scrolls and baskets of flowers and supported by a winged cherub head and stylized fruit garlands and foliage, And on the other side of a beautiful decoration representing a large bouquet of flowers in a vase surrounded by two birds and insects, at the base of acanthus leaves and blue nets and manganese - Around 1700
Plate with rounded edge, trompe-l'oeil decoration in the center of almonds and polychrome decoration of three bouquets of flowers in fine quality. Combed blue on the edge - Eighteenth century.
Inro with five compartments in fundame lacquer decorated in hiramaki-e with gold, silver lacquer of two rabbits surrounded by rushes. Interior in black lacquer. The inro is accompanied by an ivory ojime representing a child and wooden netsuké with an openwork decoration of flowers. Signed Kagetsusai. Japan - End of the Edo period (1603 - 1868)
Circular ivory box, interior lined with tortoiseshell, the lid decorated with a miniature representing the flight of a hot air balloon above the Tuileries Garden, in a gold entourage carved with a frieze of flowers. Work from the end of the eighteenth century. The first balloon flight took place in the Tuileries Garden on December 1, 1783.
Oval dish in earthenware from Lyon with manganese decoration of two putti on terraces. One, standing playing with a hoop the other with a trumpet, sitting on a stone, flying bird and insects. The border decorated with flowering branches, a squash and anamorphosis - Eighteenth century
Set of four small knives, the soft porcelain handles of Saint-Cloud decorated in blue shades of lambrequins, the steel blades stamped with the cutler's mark and antique silver mounts - Eighteenth century - Around 1700-30
Two cups in the form of Chinese porcelain shells with a so-called Imari decoration enamelled in blue under cover, iron red and gold with floral bouquets - Kangxi period (1662-1722)