#23 Battersea/Bilston Enamel

A large Battersea/Bilston enamel button from the late 18th or early 19th century with transparent green enamel center section over basse taille patterning. Handpainted rose floral designs and heavy gold luster rococo scroll accents. Example shown BBB PL 13-17. Enamel chip on the rim at 2:00. Clear counter enameling on the reverse. Copper wire shank. Est. selling price is $100-200.