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    Sale 5266

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

    13 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 1642

    A gold-mounted tortoiseshell snuff box

    FRENCH, LATE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A gold-mounted tortoiseshell snuff box
    FRENCH, LATE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY
    Circular, the cover set with a map of St. Petersburg detailing notable sites and places of interest -- 3¼ in. (8.3 cm.) diameter


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