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A Fabulous George II Silver Mounted Snuff Box

Status: This item has been sold
Sold by: Andrew Cox Antiques

This antique has been viewed 25 times in the past month with the most views from France.


A rare example of mid 18th Century craftsmanship. This is a fabulous George II silver snuff box with mother-of-pearl panels to the lid and the base. The body is rounded and opens via a hinged lid. The mother-of-pearl in the lid is decorated and carved in a gorgeous depiction of Fairies in clouds, with silver studs to represent stars. To the front is an engraved name. A desirable and collectable piece of early Georgian silver. Dimensions below.
Postage and Packing 8.00 UK
18.00 Worldwide
Condition :- Very good with no dents or splits to the silver. The lugs are showing some age and slight signs of old repair, as shown in photo and commensurate with age and use.
Hallmarks :- Unmarked but tests as silver.
Date :- c1740.
Origin :- European.
Width :- 7 cms.
Depth :- 5.7 cms.
Height :- 2.4 cms.
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This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 18th Century.


Height = 3 cm (1.2")
Width = 7 cm (2.8")
Depth = 6 cm (2.4")

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Andrew Cox Antiques
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