S/4282 Antique Treen 19th Century Laburnum Wood Snuff Box
A most attractive 19th century laburnum wood snuff box, having scalloped sides and a sliding lid. The whole is inlaid with bone hearts and diamonds, which are symbolic of love symbols, often found on Welsh items of treen, especially love spoons. The whole retains a patination.
2½ in. (6.5 cm.) Wide
2 in. (5 cm.) Deep
¾ in. (2 cm.) High
English Circa 1860