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    Sale 5266

    Portrait Miniatures, Objects of Vertu, Silver & Russian Works of Art

    13 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 1701

    A George III Irish silver trick opening snuff box

    MARK OF JAMES KEATING, DUBLIN 1797

    Price Realised  

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    A George III Irish silver trick opening snuff box
    MARK OF JAMES KEATING, DUBLIN 1797
    Rectangular with canted corners, the base and cover with initial and crest engraved cartouches, one short side hinged to reveal opening device, the interior with engraved presentation inscription and date -- 2 3/8 in. (6 cm.)


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