Description

    A Johan Erik Sundstrom Swedish 18K Gold Snuff Box, Stockholm, Sweden , circa 1834
    Marks: IES, (city mark), (three crowns), 18K, D4
    0-5/8 h x 3-1/2 w x 2-1/8 d inches (1.6 x 8.9 x 5.4 cm)
    116.23 grams

    The hinged, rectangular box with rounded corners, engine-turned ground to the lid, sides and base, surrounded by scrolling foliage borders on sablé ground, monogrammed cartouche centering the lid, interior of lid inscribed Minne of Adelaide Rettig, 1889.


    Condition Report*:

    The inscription is of a later vintage, light pin dent to the interior of the lid, otherwise with light surface scratches indicative of age and mimimal use, presents well.

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    October, 2016
    18th Tuesday
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