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    Sale 7453

    Important Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    27 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 72

    A VICTORIAN TWO-COLOUR GOLD SNUFF-BOX

    LONDON, 1868/69, WITH DUTY MARK

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A VICTORIAN TWO-COLOUR GOLD SNUFF-BOX
    LONDON, 1868/69, WITH DUTY MARK
    elongated cartouche-shaped box, the lid with raised relief of Athena on her chariot surrounded by scrolls, the sides and base with raised scrolls, slightly raised thumbpiece
    3¾ in. (95 mm.) wide
    3¼ oz. (94 gr.)


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