Miniature round covered container, or box, of white jasper with dark blue jasper dip, the body with small relief scenes in white including a group with a cage, a pair of lovebirds, and Cupid with outstretched wings on a pedestal, a recumbent sheep (possibly allegories of love and matrimony), the domed cover with an oak border and anthemion motifs radiating from the ball finial.

Miniature Box with Cover


19th century