Antique 19thc Treen Burr Birch

Antique 19thc Treen Burr Birch "Misers" Snuff Box. English. C1840-60.

Code: MS 7412


H: 0.8" (2 cm)Di: 3.2" (8.1 cm)


A very good example of a 19thc "Miser" snuff called because the owner can control the amount of snuff someone can take by widening or closing the holes on the top of the is beautifully made from burr birch with ebony excellent condition with a very good colour.

English. C1840-60.