A SWISS RECTANGULAR ENAMELLED FOUR-COLOUR GOLD AND DIAMOND-SET IMPERIAL PRESENTATION SNUFF-BOX

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Circa 1825. The cover applied with the crowned initial M for Maria Fedorovna inset with graduated rose-cut diamonds in collet mounts, imperial crown above on royal-blue guilloche ground, each corner similarly applied with a diamond, within four-colour gold stiff-leaf border, the sides with waved engine-turned panels with floral and foliage borders, en relief and on sable ground, the base with similar engine-turned panel and further foliage designs