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Lot 302
An early George II shell snuff box Unmarked, circa 1735,

Sold for £ 270 (US$ 360) inc. premium
An early George II shell snuff box
Unmarked, circa 1735, of demi-lune shape, the engraved and chased hinged cover, depicting a dog to one side and a rabbit to the other amongst foliate scrolls, enclosing a central fluted shell panel, the body of the shell similarly fluted, 7cm long, together with a cowrie shell snuff box
Unmarked, circa 1750, the three quarter hinged cover chased with decoration in the rococo taste, monogrammed, the tip of the shell has been broken in the past and covered by a later added plate, 6.4cm long.
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