Antique 18thc Irish Provincial Solid Silver Cowrie Shell Snuff Box C.1780 For Sale


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ANTIQUE 18thC IRISH PROVINCIAL SOLID SILVER COWRIE SHELL SNUFF BOX c.1780 Description

Antique 18th Century Very Rare Irish Provincial solid silver & Cowrie seashell flip lid snuff box. The silver lid is beautifully hand engraved with a decorative floral design and the initials 'PJK'. Although the silver does not bear a hallmark, it has been acid tested to be 925 standard. The silver is unmarked which is common of a provincial piece, so the maker is unknown. This piece dates between 1760 - 1800.

Condition

In Great Condition - three small cracks to the edge of Cowrie shell.

Size

Height: 5cm

Width: 8 x 5.5cm

Weight: 115g

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