Rectangular Old Sheffield Plate
A rare rectangular old sheffield plate
snuff box with a silver inset with the
letter H in a decorated border.
Being this shape with a hinged lid which makes it a much rarer example Circa 1760.
Snuff boxes were some of the very
first pieces to be made in Sheffield
Plate. See Old Sheffield Plate by
Gordon Crosskey P. 203-209.
6.4 cm x 4.5 cm 2.8 cm