Old Sheffield Plate Snuff Box 2

A rare old sheffield plate snuff box.

The tortoiseshell top inlaid with silver filigree work and the base of

cannel coal turned with concentric

rings.  Circa 1760.

These boxes were some of the very first pieces to be made in Sheffield plate. See illustrated page from

Old Sheffield Plate by

Gordon Crosskey

5.7 cm x 2 cm

£ 175.00