DescriptionA Swedish and A Continental Silver Snuff Boxes with Allegorical Scenes, circa 1800
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2-5/8 inches wide (6.7 cm) (larger)
3.82 troy ounces
The cartouche-form Swedish box with banded lid and waisted sides, gilt interior, the ovular box with scalloped edges and repoussé scenes to the lid and base.
Dents to the lid of the smaller box, rubbing to all of the allegorical scenes, light pitting throughout, otherwise with surface scratches indicative of age, use and polishing.
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