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American Federal Coin Silver Snuff Box

Auction:
2481
Lot:
217
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$2,015$1,700

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2481
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 24, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

American Federal Coin Silver Snuff Box, Philadelphia, c. 1816, William Seal, maker, oval, the hinged lid with bright cut engraved monogram, the underside with presentation inscription reading "John Morton, No. 116 South Front Street, Philad. 1816," lg. 3 1/8 in., approx. 2 troy oz.
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

Philadelphia, John Morton, Identification, Japanese heraldry, Morton, Seal, Snuff

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