Description

    Two Swedish Partial Gilt Silver Snuff Boxes, circa 1795 & 1811
    Marks to both: HEG, (city mark), (three crowns), N2; OHB, E3
    3-1/4 inches wide (8.3 cm) (longer)
    4.37 troy ounces

    The ovular box with waisted sides, monogrammed J.F.A. to underside, the lozenge-form box with engraved floral basket within a foliage border to lid, faint monogram to underside, gilt interiors to both.


    Estimate: $600 - $900.

    Condition Report*:

    Dents throughout the smaller box, pin dent to the lid of the lozenge-form box, slight rubbing to the gilt interiors, otherwise with light pin dents and surface scratches indicative of age, use and polishing.

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2016
    18th Tuesday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 0
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