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Stock number:

AX18

 

Period:

18th century

 

Type:

European Works of Art

 

Size:

Length: 17 cm; 6 in

 

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Object Details

 

Item name:

A DUTCH BRASS SNUFF BOX

 

A DUTCH BRASS SNUFF BOX

 

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Description:

Of rectangular form with rounded edges decorated on the lid with on either side two round panels containing the heads of two figures both wearing crowns, in between a long rectangular panel divided in lines and smaller squares and inscribed with what appears to be letters and numbers, on the base of the box a further round panel containing another hatted figure above two long columns on either side of a central column, each lined and inscribed with different number values and signs, around one side of the box further writing is inscribed.
Period: 18th century

 

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