Meissen, middle of 18th cent. Rectangular cover box with copper mounting. Outside decoration with strewn flowers. At the inside of the cover a fine painting of a dog on a luxurious pillow. Rest. H. 4 cm, 5,5 x 7 cm. - For other Meissen snuff-boxes with dog portraits see: Beaucamp-Markowsky, Porzellandosen des 18. Jahrhunderts, München 1985, pp. 93, 109.