• Sale 7920

    Syd Levethan: The Longridge Collection

    10 - 11 June 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 1174

    A CHARLES II FRUITWOOD LOVE-TOKEN SNUFF BOX

    CIRCA 1680

    Price Realised  

    A CHARLES II FRUITWOOD LOVE-TOKEN SNUFF BOX
    CIRCA 1680
    Inscribed 'CVZON.The.BOX.IS.YOVRS.BVVT.NON.KNOVS.WhAT.LOVING. EINDVERS & When YOV.DOV.Me.NO.MOR.SE.LOOK.ON.Te.BOX & Think.ON.ME', the cover with an armorial in a broad foliate border and the underside with a star motif and the initials 'R.G.'
    3½ in. (9 cm.) diameter


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