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Beautiful Large English Antique B1820 Georgian Solid Sterling Silver Snuff Box For Sale
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POSTAGE : UK £4.50 RECORDED/£7.45 SPECIAL DELIVERY, WORLDWIDE £10.25 INT TRACKABLE AIRSURE, EUROPE£10.25 INT TRACKABLE AIRSURE.
Description Ahandsome large Englishantique Georgian solid sterling silverpocket snuff box by the silversmith John Shaw, in lovely condition and with full English silver hallmarks for Birmingham 1820. Excellent quality box, a good size and nice and heavy, weighsapprox 73 grams.Has an insethinged silver lid and is decorated with fine reeded engine-turned engraving and has an attractive embossed floral border edge rim. Beautiful original fully gilt-lined interior and with no added personal engraved inscriptions, monograms or crests.
Measurements Measures approx2.7 inches (68mm) x 1.95 inches (48mm) and is 0.8 inches (20mm) deep.
Date AntiqueGeorgiansolid sterling silver with a full set of English silver hallmarks for Birmingham 1820(date letter "w").Includes the sovereigns duty stamp of King George the Third. (Could also possibly be 1794 as the date letter is identical).
MakerSilversmiths initials "I.S", (John Shaw).
ConditionLovely condition,nosplits or cracks, no solder repairs, no pin/wear holes and nonasty knocks or dents, just a little age related corner wear, but really nothing much and a very nice Georgian box.The silver lid hinge worksfine and the lid opens and closes properly. Beautiful original interior gilding, mostly all still intact.Great size with no added personal inscriptions or monograms.
Handsome large heavy English antique Georgian solid sterling silver snuff box.
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Beautiful Large English Antique B1820 Georgian Solid Sterling Silver Snuff Box: $213