Antique Victorian Hoof and Sterling Silver Table Snuff Box
Antique Victorian Hoof and Sterling Silver Table Snuff Box
Antique Victorian Hoof and Sterling Silver Table Snuff Box
Antique Victorian Hoof and Sterling Silver Table Snuff Box
Antique Victorian Hoof and Sterling Silver Table Snuff Box
Antique Victorian Hoof and Sterling Silver Table Snuff Box
Antique Victorian Hoof and Sterling Silver Table Snuff Box
Antique Victorian Hoof and Sterling Silver Table Snuff Box
Antique Victorian Hoof and Sterling Silver Table Snuff Box
Antique Victorian Hoof and Sterling Silver Table Snuff Box
Antique Victorian Hoof and Sterling Silver Table Snuff Box
Antique Victorian Hoof and Sterling Silver Table Snuff Box
Antique Victorian Hoof and Sterling Silver Table Snuff Box
Antique Victorian Hoof and Sterling Silver Table Snuff Box
Antique Victorian Hoof and Sterling Silver Table Snuff Box
Antique Victorian Hoof and Sterling Silver Table Snuff Box

CHARLES RAWLINGS & WILLIAM SUMMERS (worked from 1829)

Antique Victorian Hoof and Sterling Silver Table Snuff Box

1846 London, England

Offered by AC Silver

£2,450 gbp
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This magnificent antique Victorian sterling silver table snuff box has been mounted onto a horse's hoof.

This antique hoof snuff box is encompassed with a fine and impressive silver mount embellished with chased decoration reproducing the features of the horse's fur.

The upper portion of the mount incorporates a hinged hallmarked cover accented with an exceptional cast sterling silver finial realistcally modelled in the form of a horse.

The cover opens to reveal the original hallmarked sterling silver gilt interior compartment; the hallmarked interior indicates the high quality of the piece.

The underside of this impressive Victorian snuff box is ornamented with a hallmarked horseshoe design.

This table snuff box is the finest example of its type you could hope to acquire.

Dimensions

Length 14cm/5.5"
Width 10cm/3.9"
Height 12cm/4.7"

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This antique hoof snuff box is a superior gauge of silver, exceptional quality and exceptional condition.

The original hoof is in perfect condition.

Full hallmarks struck to the surface of each mount and part hallmarks to the interior of the cover are all very clear.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this piece of antique Victorian silverware.
Maker: Charles Rawlings & William Summers

Date: 1846

Origin: London, England
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU A8741 when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase
Dimensions
Height 12.00 cm (4.72 inches)
Width 10.00 cm (3.94 inches)
Depth 14.00 cm (5.51 inches)
Stock Code
A8741
Medium
A magnificent, fine and impressive antique Victorian English sterling silver and hoof table snuff box; an addition to our range of collectable silver cases
Signed/Inscribed
Full hallmarks struck to the surface of each mount and part hallmarks to the interior of the cover are all very clear.
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