S/2578 Antique Treen 19th Century Rosewood Snuff Shoe
A fine quality rosewood snuff shoe having a protruding heel. The shoe is covered with brass pique decoration with a crown on the toe and initials, C.B. and M.W., on the sliding lid. It was possibly made as a love token and has a lovely colour and good patination.
3¾ in. (9.5 cm.) Wide
1¼ in. (3 cm.) Deep
1½ in. (4 cm.) High
English Circa 1830