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    Sale 5350

    Christie's Interiors

    8 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 174

    A GEORGE I SILVER SNUFF BOX

    MAKER'S MARK OF S. W, POSSIBLY FOR SAMUEL WILMOTT OF PLYMOUTH, CIRCA 1725

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE I SILVER SNUFF BOX
    MAKER'S MARK OF S. W, POSSIBLY FOR SAMUEL WILMOTT OF PLYMOUTH, CIRCA 1725
    Rectangular with cut corners, the cover engraved with two bead bands framing four foliate corners, centred by a rose motif, the base engraved with contemporary initials E * S
    3in. (7.6cm.) long
    2 oz.


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