DescriptionA Hans Henrik Wihlborg Swedish Partial Gilt Silver Trick Snuff Box, Stockholm, Sweden, circa 1794
Marks: HHW, (three crowns), (city mark), M2
3 inches long (7.6 cm)
2.64 troy ounces
The rectangular box with canted corners, engraved floral cartouches to lid and base, swag and cartouche decorating the side, monograms to the base and right and left sides, trick mechanism to the right side, allowing the lid to be opened, gilt interior.
Light pitting and scratches throughout, gilt interior is in good condition, otherwise with surface scratches indicative of age, use and polishing.
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