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QUEEN ANNE/GEORGE I SILVER & TORTOISESHELL SNUFF BOX

Probably John Obrisset, England, c1714-20

 

 

 

 

The oval silver mounted tortoiseshell snuff box with hinged cover, the lid pressed with a portrait of Queen Anne in relief,

probably by John Obrisset; gilt interior, the silver unmarked

 

Condition: Very good with normal wear

 

Provenance: Private English collection

 

Note: For related information, see John Obrisset And His Work In Horn And Tortoiseshell 1705-1728,

Philip A.S. Phillips

 

3” wide

 

SOLD

 

#5405

 

 

 

 

For Related 18th Century Snuff Boxes, Click Below:

 

Queen Anne / George I Pressed Horn Tobacco Box,  John Obrisset, c1712,   Charles I

George II Silver-Gilt & Agate Snuff Box

Queen Anne Horn Snuff Box,

John Obrisset

George I Silver-Mounted Tortoiseshell

Snuff Box, John Obrisset,

depicting Charles I

George I Silver & Tortoiseshell Snuff Box,

John Obrisset

 

 

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http://www.mfordcreech.com/silver.html#SILVER_BOXES

 

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On a Tabletop...    

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Queen Anne / George I Tortoiseshell & Silver Snuff Box, John Obrisset, England, c1714-20, depicting Queen Anne