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    Sale 5266

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

    13 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 1697

    A silver-mounted tortoiseshell snuff mull

    SCOTTISH, MID-EIGHTEETH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A silver-mounted tortoiseshell snuff mull
    SCOTTISH, MID-EIGHTEETH CENTURY
    Of tapering form and oval section, the sides and cover inlaid with silver pique decoration enclosing engraved cartouches on each side -- 2 in. (5 cm.) high


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