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A SOUTH AFRICAN SILVER AND MOTHER-OF-PEARL TABLE SNUFF BOX
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A SOUTH AFRICAN SILVER AND MOTHER-OF-PEARL TABLE SNUFF BOX

MAKER'S MARK ONLY STRUCK TWICE OF JOHANNES COMBRINK, CAPE OF GOOD HOPE, CIRCA 1800

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A SOUTH AFRICAN SILVER AND MOTHER-OF-PEARL TABLE SNUFF BOX
MAKER'S MARK ONLY STRUCK TWICE OF JOHANNES COMBRINK, CAPE OF GOOD HOPE, CIRCA 1800
Rectangular with canted, incurved corners, plain thumbpiece and rudimentary narrow wavy bands of bright engraving bordering the otherwise plain sides and base, cover set with an earlier mother-of -pearl panel depicting Christ, John and the agnus dei with Dutch inscriptions from John 1, verse 19
4¾ in. long (12 cm.)
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Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.

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