A William IV sterling silver snuff box, Birmingham 1834 by John Tongue
Of rectangular form with chased foliate rims, engine turned decoration. The lid with a rectangular cartouche engraved ‘Should auld acquaintance be forgot’ above a fox courant. Gilt interior. Fully marked between base and top.
Length – 7 cm / 2.75 inches
Weight – 80 grams / 2.57 ozt
Estimated at £300 - £500