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Beautiful English Antique Georgian Casket Shaped Snuff Ring Box C1830 For Sale
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Description AbeautifulEnglish antique Georgian casket snuff/ring box in lovely condition and dating from around 1830. Excellent quality example, most likely used for housing snuff or rings, superb shape with attractive bevelled top, with a hinged lid and resting on 4 turned cow-bone feet. Decorated with a wonderful faux shell covering with pewter stringing and with a solid silver cartouche which is still unused. Original lid hinge and inside is lined in the original paper covering.
Measurements Measuresapprox 2.2 inches (55mm) x 1.25 inches (31mm) and is 1.2 inches (30mm)deep.
Date A genuine antique Georgian example,dates from around 1830.
ConditionLovely condition, the faux shell is in beautiful condition with no nasty splits, cracks or missing pieces. Excellent colour too. The lid hinge is original and works perfectly and the interior paper lining is also original with no tears or loss. All pewter stringing intact and undamaged. The 4 turned cow-bone feet are in good condition and tight and secure, just one little edge chip. No added engraved monograms in the silver cartouche.
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