An 18th century continental  silver and tortoiseshell snuff box apparently unmarked; together with two Dutch loderein boxes and an engine-turned Dutch snuff box (4)
Lot 29Y
An 18th century continental silver and tortoiseshell snuff box apparently unmarked; together with two Dutch loderein boxes and an engine-turned Dutch snuff box (4)
Sold for £600 (US$ 1,008) inc. premium
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An 18th century continental silver and tortoiseshell snuff box
apparently unmarked
Oval form, the hinge tortoiseshell lid with silver inlay depicting Diana riding in a peacock drawn chariot among clouds, length 8.5cm; together with two Dutch loderein boxes, one, by Kooiman Jz., Schoonhoven 1851, tapering form with drop handles, profusely engraved with basket weave and floral band, the other, by Dirk Hendrik Greup Sr., Schoonhoven, 1836, standing-rectangular form with chased bands and central vacant shield cartouche, and a Dutch engine-turned snuff box, 833 standard 1814-1953, rectangular form, length 6.8cm, weight 5oz. (4)
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