About the object

A superb early 19thc Walnut made Snuff Box, showing two couples on the top with the "gentlemen" proposing to their sweethearts on bended knee and on the underneath it shows them in old age with one lady without her husband...beautifully carved and in excellent condition with a lovely patina.

French. C1820-40

Weight

W: 4" (10.2 cm) H: 1.1" (2.8 cm) D: 2" (5.1 cm)

Condition report

In very good condition.

Stock number

MS 6748