UNUSUAL ANTIQUE ENGLISH STERLING SILVER EGYPTIAN SPHINX MOTIF SNUFF BOX c1800
An antique English, solid sterling silver snuff box; finely made, with a gently rounded design, and engraved to the outer with Sphynx, star and moon etc. motifs.
Lovely quality & so collectible!
CONDITION: All original and very good. Slightest signs of wear commensurate with age and use. Closure a little loose.
DATE/MARKS: English hallmark for B'ham around 1800. Maker's marks WP.
DIMENSIONS: 68 x 36 mm (1 inch = 25.4 mm). To give an impression of scale, the coin is 19 mm or ¾ of an inch diameter.
WEIGHT: Approx. 46.7 grams.