About the object

This unusual shaded horn Snuff Box is oval in form with a pull off cover. The cover is engraved with the name and date of the original owner, this being "Joseph Corns" 1793.

The box is in excellent condition and has acquired a lovely mellow colour. 

Dimensions

Length: 3.45 inches, 8.63cm. Width: 1.9 inches, 4.75cm. Height: 0.75 inches, 1.88cm