#58 - Two Air Wooden Snuff Box Circa 1810
Maker Unknown

 

Very early movement.  Box shaped like a flattened barrel or cask on its side.  #2820

Cylinder - 2 3/16"

Comb - 18 segments of 3 teeth (54 teeth)  Bass teeth on right.  No dampers.

Case of burrwood with tortoiseshell trimmed ends and diamond shaped inlay in lid.  A true snuff compartment.

Case Dimensions:  3 3/4 x 2 1/4 x 1 inches

Jewel is on bottom of endless. 

Plays "Ranz De Vaches".

Very rare.


$1775