Dart Silver Ltd
Antique Silver Snuff Box, Double Compartment, Sterling, Bright Cut, MUSEUM Condition, Hallmarked Birmingham 1809, REF:261U
Antique_Silver_Snuff_Box,_Double_Compartment,_Sterling,_Bright_Cut,_MUSEUM_Condition,_Hallmarked_Birmingham_1809,_REF:261U_image1 Antique_Silver_Snuff_Box,_Double_Compartment,_Sterling,_Bright_Cut,_MUSEUM_Condition,_Hallmarked_Birmingham_1809,_REF:261U_image2 Antique_Silver_Snuff_Box,_Double_Compartment,_Sterling,_Bright_Cut,_MUSEUM_Condition,_Hallmarked_Birmingham_1809,_REF:261U_image3 Antique_Silver_Snuff_Box,_Double_Compartment,_Sterling,_Bright_Cut,_MUSEUM_Condition,_Hallmarked_Birmingham_1809,_REF:261U_image4 Antique_Silver_Snuff_Box,_Double_Compartment,_Sterling,_Bright_Cut,_MUSEUM_Condition,_Hallmarked_Birmingham_1809,_REF:261U_image5

Antique Silver Snuff Box, Birmingham 1809

Antique English sterling silver double compartment snuff box, hallmarked from Birmingham in 1809, letter M or W is visible for the makers mark but the other letter not so clear.Extensive bright cut decoration to all external surfaces which all remains
crisp and clear, the gilt interior is also in excellent order, only slight loss
to the gilt on the lid edges which because the lids close nice and tightly this
has worn a little by rubbing when closing.

Without doubt it could be considered as a museum condition example, English
silver at its very finest.

Both sides have had an engraving (see images).

Measures 63x38x16mm.

Sold

Description

Antique English sterling silver double compartment snuff box, hallmarked from Birmingham in 1809, letter M or W is visible for the makers mark but the other letter not so clear.Extensive bright cut decoration to all external surfaces which all remains
crisp and clear, the gilt interior is also in excellent order, only slight loss
to the gilt on the lid edges which because the lids close nice and tightly this
has worn a little by rubbing when closing.

Without doubt it could be considered as a museum condition example, English
silver at its very finest.

Both sides have had an engraving (see images).

Measures 63x38x16mm.

DATE1809
MAKER
or SPONSOR MARK
……….
ASSAY
OFFICE
Birmingham
WEIGHT
(Grammes)
70.4
WEIGHT
(Troy)
2.26
REF:-261U

This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. More Info