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    Sale 5410

    The Sunday Sale

    20 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 144

    A SMALL GEORGE III SILVER SNUFFBOX

    MARK OF WILLIAM EDWARDS, LONDON, 1810

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SMALL GEORGE III SILVER SNUFFBOX
    MARK OF WILLIAM EDWARDS, LONDON, 1810
    Shaped rectangular, the cover applied with a leaping stallion, 2¾ in. (7 cm.) long; together with a George III plain rectangular snuffbox by Cornelius Bland, London, 1798, with ribbed edges -- 3 1/8 in. (8 cm.) long; a George III silver snuffbox of plain curved oblong form by John Shaw, Birmingham, 1809 -- 2 1/8 in. (7.3 cm.) long; and a Victorian shaped rectangular snuffbox, mark of Frederick Marson, Birmingham, 1872, with engraved decoration and twin monograms -- 3¼ in. (8.2 cm.) long; also a late Victorian oval fluted tobacco box, Chester, 1895 -- 3 3/8 in. (8.5 cm.) long
    13 oz. (368 gr.) (5)


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