ANTIQUE 18thC CONTINENTAL 18K GOLD-MOUNTED COWRY SHELL SNUFF BOX c.1780
ANTIQUE 18thC CONTINENTAL 18K GOLD-MOUNTED COWRY SHELL SNUFF BOX c.1780
ANTIQUE 18thC CONTINENTAL 18K GOLD-MOUNTED COWRY SHELL SNUFF BOX c.1780
ANTIQUE 18thC CONTINENTAL 18K GOLD-MOUNTED COWRY SHELL SNUFF BOX c.1780
ANTIQUE 18thC CONTINENTAL 18K GOLD-MOUNTED COWRY SHELL SNUFF BOX c.1780
ANTIQUE 18thC CONTINENTAL 18K GOLD-MOUNTED COWRY SHELL SNUFF BOX c.1780

UNKNOWN (worked from c.1750)

ANTIQUE 18thC CONTINENTAL 18K GOLD-MOUNTED COWRY SHELL SNUFF BOX c.1780

c. 1780 Continental

Offered by Pushkin Antiques Ltd

£4,995 gbp
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DESCRIPTION
Antique late-18th Century Rare Continental 18k gold mounted, cowry shell snuff box, the hinged covers beautifully engraved with hunting and scroll decoration, reeded decoration around the sides and lid applied with a stylised thumb-piece. Apparently unmarked.


CONDITION
In Great Condition - no damage. just general wear.


SIZE
Height: 2.5cm
Width: 7.5 x 4.5cm
Weight: 62g
In Great Condition - no damage. just general wear.
Dimensions
Height 2.50 cm (0.98 inches)
Width 7.50 cm (2.95 inches)
Depth 4.50 cm (1.77 inches)
Weight 62.00g (1.99oz t)
Stock Code
A5035
Medium
Continental 18k gold mounted, cowry shell snuff box.
Signed/Inscribed
Apparently unmarked.
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