14 June 2006
A SILVER SNUFF-BOX
MARK OF GARRARD, LONDON, 1997
Oblong, the hinged cover cast and chased with a scene of the Royal procession at Royal Ascot, the interior engraved with an inscription below a crown, marked inside and stamped 'Garrard & Co. 112 Regent Street London', contained in a fitted case, the inside labelled Garrard and with Royal Warrants, the cover labelled in gilt 'Royal Ascot 1997'
3 3/8 in. (85 mm.) wide
6 oz. (195 gr.)
The inscription reads 'Royal Ascot 1997 The Ribblesdale Stakes.'
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