Lot 139: A gold and tortoiseshell pique snuff box – SOLD – £5,500.00

A gold and tortoiseshell pique snuff box
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Price: £5,500.00


An extremely rare Neapolitan rectangular gold pique snuff box. Double opening intricate and delicately inlaid gold pique inlaid into blond tortoiseshell
Height: 6.3cm
Width: 8,9cm
Length: 4.4cm
Circa: 1750
Condition: fine

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