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Six Silver Boxes

Auction:
2542B
Lot:
671
Sold for:
$504$425

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2542B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Six Silver Boxes, two Birmingham, England, an engraved Victorian horn-form snuff mull, c. 1845, makers' mark W&ET, the lid engraved with the Walter Scott memorial, and a heart-shaped box, c. 1903, monogrammed lid; a Wood & Chatellier matchsafe; an Indo-Persian repousse oval box; a Dutch cushion-shaped box, the lid accented with wirework scrolls; and an unmarked 18th century European vinaigrette, approx. 8 troy oz. total.
Estimate $300-350

Keywords

United Kingdom, Walter Scott memorial, Box, Horn, Snuff, Tobacco

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