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Sugar box with lid - decorated with enamels and gilded

The hemispherical bowl with a rim slightly bent inwards stands on a broad, round foot. The domed cover has a ball finial. The foot shows a golden stripe and a white line of spots running all round; the body is decorated with friezes of rosette-like motifs and lozenges. There is a gilt. Renaissance foliage between gilt stripes and white lines of spots on the cover. The decoration of the object recalls Renaissance goldsmiths' works.
Batári Ferenc, Vadászi Erzsébet: Historizmus és eklektika. Az európai iparművészet stíluskorszakai. Iparművészeti Múzeum, Budapest, 1992. - Nr. 278. (Varga Vera)

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