Antique George III Sterling Silver Snuff Box
Antique George III Sterling Silver Snuff Box
Antique George III Sterling Silver Snuff Box
Antique George III Sterling Silver Snuff Box
Antique George III Sterling Silver Snuff Box
Antique George III Sterling Silver Snuff Box
Antique George III Sterling Silver Snuff Box
Antique George III Sterling Silver Snuff Box
Antique George III Sterling Silver Snuff Box

JOHN REILY, LONDON (worked c.1800-1826)

Antique George III Sterling Silver Snuff Box

1801 London

Offered by AC Silver

£595 gbp
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This fine antique George III sterling silver snuff box has a rectangular form with rounded corners.

The surface of the cover and underside of the box are embellished with engraved decoration in swirl designs, incorporating a rectangular cartouche to the centre.

The cartouche to the underside of the box is vacant and the cartouche to the cover bears contemporary engraved initials, which have wear in keeping with age.

The rounded sides of this Georgian snuff box are encompassed with moulded ribbed decoration.

This box is fitted with a hinged hallmarked cover featuring a plain rounded thumbpiece.

The interior of each compartment has impressive gilding.

Dimensions

Length 6.5cm/2.6"

Width 3.6cm/1.4"

Height 1.4cm/0.6"

Weight

1.8 troy ounces/56.9g


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This antique Georgian snuff box is a very good gauge of silver, very good quality and in excellent condition, in keeping with age.

Full hallmarks struck to the surface of the box rim and part hallmarks to the interior of the cover are all clear.

Reflections in photography may detract from the true representation of this antique silverware.
Maker: John Reily

Origin: London, England

Date: 1801
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU A1249 when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase
Dimensions
Height 1.40 cm (0.55 inches)
Weight 1.80oz t (55.98g)
Stock Code
A1249
Medium
A fine and impressive antique George III English sterling silver snuff box; an addition to our Georgian silverware collection
Signed/Inscribed
Full hallmarks struck to the surface of the box rim and part hallmarks to the interior of the cover are all clear.
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