Enamel gold set brooch of a fox mask by William Essex (English,1784-1869).
Enamel gold set brooch of a fox mask by William Essex. The enamel mounted in beaded and rope designed mount. Signed and dated to the reverse "W Essex 1863". "The Royal Collection" today holds a substantial number of enamels by William Essex.
Typically portray by Essex from the painting of the fox mask by Abraham Cooper.