A decorated burr wood snuff
box probably masur birch.
It is lined with tortoiseshell.

Masur birch is not a species
of birch but is rather a grain
figure that is most commonly
seen in Downy Birch

9.4 cm x 5.5 cm x 2 cm

£ 75.00

19th.century Painted Burr Wood Snuff Box No. 2