S/2383 Antique Treen 19th Century Carved Mahogany Snuff Shoe
An ornately carved mahogany snuff shoe with a protruding heel, having a lid with stalked leaves and a bunch of grapes in high relief. The sides have trailing foliage and the toe has an inset white metal diamond shaped empty cartouche. The whole has a rich dark colour and patination.
5 in. (12.5 cm.) Wide
1¼ in. (3 cm.) Deep
2 in. (5cm.) High
French Circa 1860