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Musical Tortoiseshell Snuff Box by Alibert

Auction:
2314
Lot:
398
Sold for:
$1,763$1,500

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2314
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
November 03, 2005 10:00AM

Description:

Musical Tortoiseshell Snuff Box by Alibert, No. 311, the bedplate indistinctly signed Alibert, playing two airs on fine single-piece comb, in tortoiseshell case with silver hinges and gold lid escutcheon, wd. 3 1/2 in., (early repair to hinge tortoiseshell).
Estimate $2,000-3,000

Keywords

Bed, Snuff, Tobacco, Toiletry