Rare Old Sheffield Plate Snuff Box
An old sheffield plate snuff box of
rare oval form inlaid with silver filigree work depicting a bird feeding it's young. The base of pressed horn.
5.6 cm x 4.5 cm x 1.9 cm
Boxes for snuff were amongst the very first things made of Sheffield Plate. See illustrated page from Old
Sheffield Plate by Gordon Crosskey.