S/2745 Antique Treen 19th Century Lignum Vitae Snuff or Pill Box
An amazing lignum vitae engine turned snuff or pill box, having most intricate designs inside and out. This box is a fine example of the turners skill, who must have been at the top of his profession. It has to be seen to be believed. The whole retains a good patination.
1 in. (2.5 cm.) High
2¾ in. (7 cm.) Diameter English Circa 1820