Rare Georgian Sterling Silver Gilt Snuff Box Chased Bar Scene John Linnit 1815


Rare Georgian Sterling Silver Gilt Snuff Box Chased Bar Scene John Linnit 1815

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Rare Georgian Sterling Silver Gilt Snuff Box Chased Bar Scene John Linnit 1815:
$1,480


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RareGeorgian sterling silver gilt snuff box, fully hallmarked for London 1815.

This is a very fine quality silver gilt snuff box made in the reign of King George III by the highly important maker, John Linnit, in London 1815.

The box is rectangular in shape with rounded corners and straight sides.

The lid of the box has a finely chased scene with two men and a woman seated around a table in what appears to be a bar with lanterns and ale bottles. They are studying a book - possibly the menu!

The lid has a scroll leaf border.

The sides and underside of the box are finely engine turned.

The lid is hinged and the lid opens and closes tightly.

The box is 3-1/8 inches / 79 mm wide and 2 inches / 50 mm deep. It stands 3/4 inches / 19 mm high and weighs 126 grams.

The inside of the box has clear hallmarks - lion passant, London mark, duty mark, letter U for 1815 and maker's mark JL for the important maker, John Linnit.

The box is in excellent condition with no dents, damage or repair. The engine turning is crisp.

I accept payment via Paypal as well as personal cheques in Pounds Sterling drawn on a UK bank. For international customers, by arrangement payment may also be done via bank wire transfer.

Payment may also be made by Credit Card or Debit Card by telephone to London (020) 7258 1159.

NOTE: For this item, by prior arrangement, payment may be made in up to three equalmonthly instalments.

I will post worldwide and I aim to despatch items within 3 days f rom receipt of payment. Shipments within UK are via Royal Mail Special Delivery next day service. Overseas shipments are via Royal Mail International signed for service. If you require shipment via courier service (eg TNT/UPS etc), this can be arranged at additional cost by mutual agreement.

All items are well packed in brand new carton boxes and appropriate bubble wrap / tissue paper etc.

If you have any questions, please contact me via email (dccot@aol.com) or you can phone me in UK on 020 7258 1159 or 07768 876825.

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Rare Georgian Sterling Silver Gilt Snuff Box Chased Bar Scene John Linnit 1815:
$1,480

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