RARE FRENCH GEORGIAN 9ct GOLD SHIELD CROWN CREST BURR WOOD RECTANGLE SNUFF BOX. This is a Rare French Georgian 9ct Gold Burr Wood Rectangle Snuff Box, this i believe to be French and c1800 making it around 220 years old. This is a Rectangle French Georgian Snuff Box with the Case being made from Burr Wood with a Stunning Colour and a Polished Finish, the edges of the Burr Wood Snuff Box are Rounded, the Lid of the Snuff Box has a 9ct Gold Shield Cartouche with a Winged Bird above a Crown Crest, and the Thumb Piece has a Beautiful 9ct Gold Scrolled wide Design, the Hinge has a some wear but it opens and closes securely, the inside of the Snuff Box has traces of possibly an old Lining. With the Shield Gold Cartouche and the Bird on the Crown Crest this would have been owned by someone Important back in the Georgian Period when times were very different to today, it is quite a rare Georgian Snuff Box being made from Burr Wood and the Beautiful 9ct Gold Finish to the Lid, and the Thumb Peice really is a Stunning Design, lovely condition with just the wear to the Hinge as above, and it doesnt detract from the Beauty of this Georgian Antique, and is only mentioned for accuracy, and this really would add something special to any collection. The item "RARE FRENCH GEORGIAN 9ct GOLD SHIELD CROWN CREST BURR WOOD RECTANGLE SNUFF BOX" is in sale since Friday, July 17, 2020.This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Other Solid Silver". The seller is "fine_antique_silver2012" and is located in Crawley. This item can be shipped worldwide.