A George I silver and mother of pearl snuff box, probably London circa 1720
Of oval form with a moulded edge and a stand away hinge. The lid inset with a carved oval mother of pearl panel as a scallop shell, the underside set with a plain mother of pearl panel. Gilt interior.
Length – 8.2 cm / 3.25 inches
Provenance: Hampton House, Richmond upon Thames
Sold for £225
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