Description and Details
We are delighted to offer this Georgian solid silver tobacco/snuff box made by James Phipps I (London) c.1770.
The box is of circular form with a single hinged lid and is well crafted with a sturdy gauge of silver.
The top lid features a hand-engraved coat of arms of two families, most likely engraved to celebrate either marriages or partnerships between two families.
The box has a fine minimalist elegance to its overall aesthetic design with a lovely patina and antique colouration.
The box is only hallmarked with the makers mark I.P for James Phipps I of London.
A wonderful classic Georgian piece of silverware remaining in excellent antique condition despite being over 200 years old.
- Size (mm) W:56mm H:20mm
- Size (inches) W:2.20 H:0.78
- Weight: 58 grams (2.04 oz)
Excellent Condition - The box is in excellent antique condition with no issues. Some slight scratching and wear are present as expected with 200+ years. Please refer to the photographs to examine the condition in further detail.
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