RARE GEORGIAN Faux TORTOISE SHELL PIQUE WORK RECTANGLE TABLE SNUFF BOX c1780
RARE GEORGIAN Faux TORTOISE SHELL PIQUE WORK RECTANGLE TABLE SNUFF BOX. This is a Georgian Faux Tortoise Shell Pique Work Rectangle Table Snuff Box, this i Believe to be c1780 making it around 239 years old, this is a Stunning Georgian Faux Tortoiseshell Table Snuff Box, the lid has some lovely Pique work although a little worn, the Lid has a Thumb Piece for opening and closing the Box, the Hinge is also very strong on the Box and the Lid opens and closes tightly, the Colours of the Tortoise Shell are really Beautiful and this would have been used in the Georgian Period when things were very different to today, and would have been owned by someone very Wealthy. Condition is very good for its age with a section of the Faux Tortoise Shell missing from the back and small piece from the front, but this doesnt detract from its Beauty and is only mentioned for accuracy. This is a Rare Collectable Antique and would add something special to any Collection. The item "RARE GEORGIAN Faux TORTOISE SHELL PIQUE WORK RECTANGLE TABLE SNUFF BOX c1780" is in sale since Tuesday, March 12, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Other Solid Silver". The seller is "fine_antique_silver2012" and is located in uk. This item can be shipped worldwide.