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    SIX COLLECTIBLE BOXES & A SPOON Comprising: 1) Hinged 19th-century brass stamp box in the shape of a cartridge or fuse box with flaming bomb on lid. Size: 3 1/2-inches long. 2) German 17th-century brass shot box. Size: 2 1/8-inches tall. 3) 19th-century German silver octagonal "trick" tobacco box with access by pressing end of back. Size: 3-inches X 2 1/2-inches. 4) Oval nickel-plated brass snuffbox, the top engraved with the image of a schooner. Size: 3 3/8-inches. 5) Oval brass snuffbox, the lid engraved with floral motifs and legend: Henry Evans/Born Feb. 17, 1871/Abersychan. Reverse engraved with image of an early British steel armored cruiser. Size: 3-inches long. 6) Antique elongated snuffbox with nickel-plated lid. Size: 3 5/8-inches long. 7) 19th-century brass marrow spoon. Scoops on either end. Size: 6-inches long.

    Estimate: $300 - $500.

    Condition Report*:

    Condition: All are very good with age wear and patina.

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2013
    5th-7th Saturday-Monday
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