Fine French Silver & Niello Snuff Box, c. 1870
Stunning 19th century French silver and niello snuff box with a repeating geometric design on all sides including the base. Gilded inside and marked inside the lid with the Minerva 2 mark denoting 800 standard silver and a maker's mark. It measures 9cm long, 3.5cm wide and 2.8cm deep. Condition is excellent with no damage, dents or losses. The gilding on the flanges inside the lid is a bit rubbed from the action of opening and closing. The hinge is fine and it closes perfectly. Please ask for other locations.
We will be happy to confirm prices on enquiry. The item "Fine French Silver & Niello Snuff Box, c. 1870" is in sale since Wednesday, January 16, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Boxes". The seller is "the-fancy-fox-antiques" and is located in Bungay.
This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Product: Boxes
- Age: 1850-1899
- Composition: Solid Silver