A silver mounted ram's head snuff mull by J.R, Edinburgh 1889
Lot 77Y
A silver mounted ram's head snuff mull by J.R, Edinburgh 1889
Sold for £2,875 (US$ 4,832) inc. premium
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A silver mounted ram's head snuff mull by J.R, Edinburgh 1889
Lot Details
A silver mounted ram's head snuff mull
by J.R, Edinburgh 1889
The hinged mull cover embossed with a border of scrolling thistle sprays and set with a quartz, opening to reveal a gilded interior, each horn with four chains suspending an ivory gavel, a rake, sifter spoon and otter's paw hung from a loop in between, the forehead applied with a silver cartouche, each horn terminating in a silver thistle set with a foiled paste.
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  1. Alexis Tortolano
    Specialist - Silver
    Bonhams
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    Edinburgh, EH2 1JX
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