An Early 19thc Brass Snuff Box / Perpetual Calender With Inscription.
A rare early 19thc brass perpetual calender snuff box in excellent working condition and inscribed with a lovely verse on the underneath which reads .....
" None but my master I supply
Let begging fellows go and buy
Begin nothing of which thou
hast not well considered the end.
James Dalby Dec.3 - 1832 "
The box is in very good condition and even still contains some snuff....! English. C1832.
H: 0.8cm (0.3")D: 1.6cm (0.6")L: 3cm (1.2")