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    A Group of Six Continental Silver and Partial Gilt Silver Snuff Boxes, 19th century
    Marks to tallest: (lion passant), (crowned leopard), (duty mark), d, TPRM
    3/4 x 2-7/8 x 2 inches (1.9 x 7.2 x 5.1 cm) (tallest)
    18 ounces (gross)

    Property from the Dr. David Mehler Collection

    The lot comprising:
    1 snuff box monogrammed with K, with marks: (effaced)
    1 snuff box with marks: (Minerva), (effaced maker's mark)
    1 Thomas Edwards snuff box monogrammed with WGB, with marks: (lion passant), (leopard's head), (duty mark), q, TE;
    1 Nathaniel Mills snuff box, with marks: (lion passant), (anchor), (duty mark), L, NM;
    1 Thomas Pemberton & Robert Mitchell snuff box with inscription to underside of lid Robert Williamson Esq., from, J.& T. Sherrat, As a trifling token of their gratitude, For his friendly services; with marks: (lion passant), (crowned leopard's head), (duty mark), d, TPRM;
    1 snuff box, with marks: (effaced).
    6 Total

    Condition Report*: Each in overall good condition with some scattered polishing scratches throughout, one example with small shallow dent to corner.
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    May, 2021
    20th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 10
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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