Fine Antique Silver & Objects of Vertu

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No. U010
An Early 18th Century Gold & Mother of Pearl 'Hunting Horn' Snuff Box
With Gold Pique Work

Made circa 1710
Length 4.1" (10.3cm); Gross weight 1.55 troy oz (50g)
Price 6,750.00

Notes & Condition Report
A very rare gold snuff box
Pushing down the blued-steel spring allows snuff to be dispensed
Beautiful tight fitting lid
Not marked
5 dots missing out of approximately 1700 individual gold pique dots
On the opposite side of the spring there is a slight gap between the
mother of pearl and the gold dispenser, but does not move
Otherwise excellent condition
Without damage or repair

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