S/4487 Antique Treen 18th Century Burr Yew Snuff Box
An excellent 18th century burr yew circular yew snuff box, having a turned lid, with a slightly raised central roundel, fitted to the base, forming a concave edge. The whole has pleasing proportions, a wonderful grain, as always found in burr yew, and has a rich colour and patination.
¾ in. (2 cm.) High
4¼ in. (11 cm.) Diameter English Circa 1780