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    A Group of Six Continental Silver Snuff Boxes and One Agate and Gilt Bronze Snuff Box, 19th century
    Marks to tallest: AK/1848 (mark of Andrey Antonovich Kovalsky), 84, (St. George), (maker's mark)
    1-1/8 x 3-5/8 x 1-5/8 inches (2.9 x 9.2 x 4.1 cm) (tallest)
    15.49 troy ounces (weighable)

    Property from the Dr. David Mehler Collection

    Tallest snuff box with inscription to underside of lid From J. Morris, to H. Edmonds, as a Mark of Respect, 1870

    The group comprising:
    1 snuff box, marked (31B83-circle-cross-effaced), (maker's mark);
    1 snuff box, marked (crown), 800, (maker's mark);
    1 snuff box, marked (maker's mark), (crown), 800;
    1 snuff box, marked : AK/1848, 84, (St. George), (maker's mark), and inscribed From J. Morris, to H. Edmonds, as a Mark of Respect, 1870;
    1 snuff box, marked 925, (maker's mark);
    1 snuff box, marked 19 KR.
    6 Total

    Condition Report*: Each in overall good appearance with some light rubbing to surfaces and scattered polishing scratches throughout as is expected with age and handling.
    *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: 4
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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