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About the object

A fine French snuff box of maple lined with tortoiseshell, the lid finely painted with a romanticised 17th/18th century scene of a young couple dancing to local musicians.

The painted panel probably by Stobwasser and mounted by a French maker.

French/German.

Circa 1820.

dia:3 3/4 in x 7/8 in

 

Stock number

2478