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Shell Snuff Box

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The humblest of cowrie shell snuff boxes, a piece cut from the underside of a shell and then mounted in pewter, the lid and frame decorated simply with wriggle-work engraving.

English circa 1850.

3 inches in length. 




Item Code: 5215

£ 110

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