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    Fine Georgian Carved Cowrie Shell & Silver Snuff Box c.1800

    Fine Georgian Carved Cowrie Shell & Silver Snuff Box c.1800

    $640 (approx conversion from £465)

    Item details

    A very nice Georgian silver mounted snuff box formed from a carved cowrie shell and with carved mother of pearl hinged cover. c.1800-1810.

    It measures 7cm (2 3/4") long, 3.8cm (1 1/2") wide and 3.8cm (1 1/2") high. 

    In excellent condition with no chips, cracks or repairs to any of the shell. The hinge is fine and the cover closely well. The silver is unmarked.

    Code
    FA1193
    Period
    18th Century, 19th Century, Georgian (1714 to 1837), Regency

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