Stunning Georgian Dutch Solid Silver Reeded Snuff Box
STUNNING GEORGIAN DUTCH SOLID SILVER REEDED SNUFF BOX. This is a stunning Georgian Solid Silver Snuff box, it was crafted and Assayed in the Netherlands (Dutch) circa 1800 making it0ver 220 years old, the design and decoration is so typical of this period, it has a timeless elegance with its slightly curved reeded body, this decoration as you can see adorns the top bottom and sides of this very beautiful Dutch Snuff Box, on opening this lovely snuff box you will see it still retains its original gold gilt finish and is hallmarked to both the top and bottom on the inside, the hinge works very well and stays open at different angles, the overall condition is wonderful with just a little bruising as you would expect, the quality of the craftsmanship is superb, this would have once belonged to a wealthy georgian Gentleman and been used daily, this was when snuff taking was very popular in a time when things were so very different, if this Box could talk i can imagine it would hold some facsinating stories from a different time, this will add something special to any collection. Nearly 5.5 cm acrosss..... The item "STUNNING GEORGIAN DUTCH SOLID SILVER REEDED SNUFF BOX" is in sale since Monday, January 25, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Boxes".
The seller is "silver_treasures" and is located in ledbury. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Featured Refinements: Solid Silver Snuff Box
- Composition: Solid Silver
- Product: Boxes