RARE GEORGIAN OLD SHEFFIELD CLOSE PLATE SNUFF / TOBACCO BOX
England, Late 18th Century
The bellows form snuff or tobacco box with foliate engraving (possibly the holly and the ivy) to the hinged lid,
opening to a steel interior; brass blower tip; the verso unengraved
Excellent condition with no bleed; hinge tight; heavy gauge metal; some residual resistant tarnish
3-3/8” Long x 1-5/8” Wide (at widest point) / 1.9 oz.
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Rare Old Sheffield Close Plate Bellow Snuff or Tobacco Box, England, Late 18th Century