S/3815 Antique Treen 19th Century Fruitwood Miser's Snuff Box
A small circular fruitwood miser's snuff box with reeded decoration, having a circular brass central lid that has two apertures which can be altered in size for taking of snuff. The underside has a circular brass plate which holds the pin allowing the top to revolve. The whole has a good colour and patination.
½ in. (1.25 cm.) High
3¼ in. (8.5 cm.) Diameter English Circa 1840