S/2559 Antique Treen 19th Cenrtury Boxwood Snuff Box
A most unusual octagonal boxwood snuff box having rounded ends. To open you twist and pull as there is a locking mechanism which holds it in place when in the pocket, denoted by a small bone stud. The whole has a lovely honey colour and patination.
3¾ in. (9.5 cm.) Wide
1¼ in. (3 cm.) Diameter English Circa 1820