S/3203 Antique Treen 19th Century Fruitwood Puzzle Snuff Shoe
An attractive fruitwood puzzle snuff shoe, having a protruding heal. The swept toe has carved leaf decoration in front of a swivel lid, above a locking and sliding section underneath, which when slid back and swivelled reveals the snuff. The whole has a lovely pale colour and patination.
5½ in. (14 cm.) Wide
1¾ in. (4.5 cm.) Deep
2 in. (5 cm.) High
French Circa 1840