• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5977

    Christie's Interiors

    20 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 37

    A GEORGE IV SILVER-GILT TABLE SNUFF BOX

    MARK OF THOMAS SHAW, BIRMINGHAM, 1829

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE IV SILVER-GILT TABLE SNUFF BOX
    MARK OF THOMAS SHAW, BIRMINGHAM, 1829
    The cover chased in relief with a Classical battle scene, the sides decorated with flower-heads and scrolling foliage, the base engine-turned and centred by a vacant cartouche, gilt interior
    3 3/8 in. (8.5 cm.) long


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