AN EMPIRE RECTANGULAR GOLD SNUFF-BOX WITH MINIATURE

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Makers mark of Augustin Andre Heguin

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Paris, 1798-1890. The cover with an oval miniature portrait of La Marechale Oudinot, Duchesse de Reggio, by Frangois-Joseph-Juste Sieurac, signed, in yellow dress, wearing pearls in her hair, within translucent blue enamel frame, on a scrolling foliate and sable ground, the sides and base with engine-turned panels, the borders chased with alternating rosettes and stylised foliage