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George III Sterling Silver-Mounted Etched Mother-of-pearl Snuff Box

About the Item

Georgian (George III) Period, sterling silver-mounted etched mother-of-pearl octagonal snuff box with hinged lid, London, year-hallmarked for 1803. The iridescent mother-of-pearl lid is lightly etched with a Chinese country scene (see video). The mother-of pearl sides and underside are not etched. Vacant cartouche on lid. Dark areas in photos are reflections. In very good antique condition.
  • Dimensions:
    Height: 0.75 in (1.91 cm)Width: 2.5 in (6.35 cm)Depth: 2 in (5.08 cm)
  • Style:
    George III (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques:
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  • Period:
  • Date of Manufacture:
    1803
  • Condition:
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location:
    New York, NY
  • Reference Number:
    1stDibs: LU914733486552

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