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Antique Louis-Phillipe I, Mythology Scene Chariot Snuff Box Soapstone Silver

$3,284.02

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An antique warrior suffers the punishment of Poseidon, who sends a sea monster to frighten the two horses of the young man's chariot. Exquisite snuffbox with a fine soapstone carving mounted in a solid silver frame. The handsome snuffbox was carved in the 1830's.

Details

  • Metal
  • Weight
    139.87 g
  • Dimensions
    Height: 1.07 in. (27 mm)Width: 3.82 in. (97 mm)Depth: 0.95 in. (24 mm)Length: 2.17 in. (55 mm)
  • Place of Origin
    France
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1838
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. There is a crack going through the middle of the mythological scene, it is only superficial and does not go through the entire segment. If one opens the lid and looks at the reverse inside the box, there is no crack, only a coloured line.
  • Seller Location
    Munich, DE
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU149019537202

Shipping & Returns

  • Shipping
    Free Standard Shipping
    to anywhere in the world, arrives in 1-2 weeks.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: Munich, Germany
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 3 days of delivery.

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