An interesting and extremely rare and fine antique Georgian (or earlier), probably European silver Snuff Box of oval form having two well carved Chinese 17th/18th century mother of pearl panels, one carved with a bird holding a crayfish, and the base with a Qilin /Kylin. The silver box base appears to be double skinned (see last image). A wonderful quality objet d'Art item.

Circa 17th/18th century

Good Antique Condition - small crack on back panel, does not distract and mentioned for accuracy - a very fine item

3 inches (7.5cm) width X 2 3/8th inches (6cm) depth X 5/8th inch (1.5cm) depth approx

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ITEM ID
RL00157
COLOR
Silver, Yellow
ORIGIN
Europe • European
PURPOSE
Boxes
ITEM TYPE
Antique

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Circa.17th/18thC: A fine antique European & Chinese silver & MOP carved novelty Snuff Box

£1,050 GBP
~ $1,289


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