Exquisite French gilt hand painted enamel portrait vinaigrette with woman in eighteenth century costume, framed by four ornate gilt floral garland plaques. Ornate gilt fretwork interior in a floral design with twisted rope retainer, beaded edge around the rim of the box, and engraved border all around the piece. Measures approximately 2 1/4" in diameter. Marked Made In France. Excellent condition with a good hinge and a very tiny loss on the edge at the eight o'clock position. Circa 1830.