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    A C.M. Weishaupt Söhne 14K Gold and Enameled Snuff Box, Hanau, Germany, circa 1860
    Marks: CMWS, 14, (shield with chevron), 2615
    1-1/4 h x 3-1/4 w x 2-1/4 d inches (3.2 x 8.3 x 5.7 cm)
    92 grams

    The shaped, hinged box with translucent blue and opaque black enamel floral and foliage decoration to the lid, thumbrest and side obverse, similar motif in the bright-cut technique to base, chased and stippled geometric borders and foliage to the lid, waisted sides and base.

    Condition Report*: Missing flakes of enamel to the thumbrest, otherwise with light surface scratches indicative of age and minor use, presents well. 
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    April, 2018
    25th Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 7
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