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Scottish George IV Silver and Agate-mounted Snuff Box

Auction:
2498
Lot:
553
Sold for:
$711$600

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2498
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 10, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Scottish George IV Silver and Agate-mounted Snuff Box, Edinburgh, 1823, maker's mark TJ, oval, set to lid with a piece of banded agate, with floral and leaftip chasing and embossing to rim and side of body, gold-washed interior, interior of lid engraved with period presentation inscription, lg. 3 5/8 in.
Estimate $400-600

good with minor age wear. inscription:
Miss Innes of Stow to J.M. Boland Esq. Barrister at Law

Keywords

Innes, J.M. Boland, Agate, Snuff

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