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    Sale 5410

    The Sunday Sale

    20 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 74

    TWO MAUCHLINE OR TARTAN-WARE SNUFF BOXES

    SECOND QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    TWO MAUCHLINE OR TARTAN-WARE SNUFF BOXES
    SECOND QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    Comprising one with plain sides, the lid with a scene of the Glasgow to London coach, makers name inside of Crichton of Cumnock, the other of a hunting scene with tartan sides
    4 in. (10 cm.) wide
    A later Mauchline briar wood snuff-box; a papier-maché snuff box with gold lacquered sides, the cover painted with a hunting scene, and a German papier-maché box and cover painted with an Alpine scene (5)


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