FRENCH ART DECO SILVER & VERMEIL ROUND BOX

by Jean E. Puiforcat (1897-1945)
France, circa 1935


7 ¾" diameter: 4 1/2" high
44.10 ozs. gross

Round silver box with three circumferential vermeil bands around body and wooden and vermeil handle.
Impressed with Minerve for 950 silver/ JEAN E. PUIFORCAT/ Puiforcat poincon EP penknife.

LITERATURE:
Francoise de Bonneville, "Jean Puiforcat", Editions du Regard, Paris, 1986, p. 159.

$19,000 - Inv. #321