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Musical Tinplate Snuff Box

Auction:
2314
Lot:
400
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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2314
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
November 03, 2005 10:00AM

Description:

Musical Tinplate Snuff Box, No. 157, playing Auld Langs Eyne and The Last Rose of Summer on single-piece comb, in transfer-decorated tinplate case with mother-of-pearl controls, cross-hatched sides and lid depicting Die Ruckkehr von d. Barenjagd, (Return from the Bear Hunt), wd. 3 1/2 in., cylinder 2 1/2 in.
Estimate $600-800

Keywords

Snuff, Tobacco