French miniature on ivory

French miniature on ivory representing a young woman.

The quality of her tiara comb shows us the wealth and influence of her family.

The pocket watch she wears around her neck symbolizes the passage of time. She doesn’t look at her, which shows us that she has confidence in what the future holds for her.

Circa 1800
France,

Height: 2,51 inch (6.4 cm)
Width: 2,16 inch (5.5 cm)

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