A pair of late 18th century tortoiseshell and gilt metal mounted lion snuff boxes Possibly German  (2)
Lot 25Y
A pair of late 18th century tortoiseshell and gilt metal mounted lion snuff boxes Possibly German (2)
Sold for £6,250 (US$ 10,505) inc. premium
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Lot Details
A pair of late 18th century tortoiseshell and gilt metal mounted lion snuff boxes
Possibly German
The bodies of the boxes formed as crouching lions with diamond eyes, with gilt metal hinge mount and tortoiseshell cover, length 7.3cm. (2)
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  1. Michael Moorcroft
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