DescriptionTwo Swedish Partial Gilt Silver Snuff Boxes, Stockholm, Sweden, circa 1820 & 1856
Marks to both: OB, O3, ü, (three crowns); (maker's mark slightly rubbed), (crown-V), (three crowns), B5
3-3/8 inches long (8.6 cm) (larger)
3.64 troy ounces
The two lozenge-form boxes with chased floral decoration within borders to the lids, the larger being made by Carl Olof, the smaller example is monogrammed to the underside J.E.S., P.B.m., gilt interiors to both examples.
Estimate: $600 - $900.
Heavier pin denting to the smaller example, pin dents around the base of the larger, otherwise with wear and surface scratches indicative of age, use and polishing.
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