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Thirteen Brass and Metal Snuff and Trinket Boxes

Auction:
2106
Lot:
445
Sold for:
$288$250

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Auction:
Sale #2106 - 2106
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 06, 2001 10:00AM

Description:

Thirteen Brass and Metal Snuff and Trinket Boxes, late 19th/early 20th century, two white metal boxes, one engraved with ship portrait, and one book-form; two brass, one cast with courting couple to lid, the other coffin-form; two round glass/mirror-set trinket boxes; one horseshoe-shaped; an English medallion box commemorating Sir Francis Burdett; together with five English Princess Mary boxes from Christmas, 1914.
Estimate $200-300

Keywords

white metal boxes, Francis Burdett, Mary, Box, Dots and Boxes, Snuff, Tobacco