04-10-201004-10-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner AuctionsBoston MA
2498Boston
April 10, 2010 10:00 AMCalender
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Scottish George IV Silver and Agate-mounted Snuff Box

$711$600
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2498Location: BostonDate / Time: April 10, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Scottish George IV Silver and Agate-mounted Snuff Box, Edinburgh, 1823, maker's mark TJ, oval, set to lid with a piece of banded agate, with floral and leaftip chasing and embossing to rim and side of body, gold-washed interior, interior of lid engraved with period presentation inscription, lg. 3 5/8 in.
Estimate $400-600

good with minor age wear. inscription:
Miss Innes of Stow to J.M. Boland Esq. Barrister at Law

Keywords

Innes, J.M. Boland