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Narcissus & Echo; Ivory & Silver Snuff Box

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A fine English silver snuffbox of circa 1760, the lid set with a 17th century French (Paris) ivory panel carved in low relief with the story of Narcissus & Echo.


The inside of the lid is finely engraved in rococo fashion, reflecting the scallop-shell shape of this box, and centred with a monogram. This panel, and the inside of the box, are both stamped with the silversmith's mark 'J.W' in a rectangle. 


3.75 in x 2.75 in x 1 in


Item Code: 3659

£ 1300

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