S/3946 Antique Treen 19th Century Table Top Fruitwood Snuff Shoe
An attractive table top fruitwood snuff shoe, having a brass hinged sloping lid. The whole shoe, with a protruding heal, is carved with concentric lines, with a diamond hatched surround to the heal and two borders of continuous leaf work each side of the sole. The whole has a good medium colour and patination.
6½ in. (16.5 cm.) Wide
2 in. (5 cm.) Deep
2½ in. (6.5 cm.) High
French Circa 1840