RARE GEORGIAN RECTANGLE BURR WOOD & MOUNTED GOLD SHIELD CARTOUCHE SNUFF BOX. This is a Rare Georgian Rectangle Burr Wood with Gold Shield Cartouche and Thumb Piece Snuff Box, this i believe is c1800 making it around 219 years old, the Snuff Box is crafted from Burr Wood and has Beautiful Colours, to the front there is a Scroll Embossed Gold Thumb Piece and on the Lid is a Gold Cartouche with a Griffin over a Crown, the Lid opens and closes securely although there is some wear to the Hinge but it still functions, when open the inside reveals Remnants of old Snuff to the inside Lid and Base, this i believe was owned by someone Wealthy and possibly Important with it having the Crown Cartouche, and this would add something special to any collection. The item "RARE GEORGIAN BURR WOOD & 9ct GOLD SHIELD CARTOUCHE RECTANGLE SNUFF BOX" is in sale since Wednesday, June 26, 2019. 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.