Lot 713: SCOTTISH WILLIAM IV STONE MOUNTED SILVER SNUFF BOX AND A VICTORIAN PRESENTATION BOX
October 30, 2016
SCOTTISH WILLIAM IV STONE MOUNTED SILVER SNUFF BOX AND A VICTORIAN PRESENTATION BOX
James Nasmyth, Edinburgh, 1832, and Nathaniel Mills, Birmingham, 1844; the one with engine engraved surface and tortoiseshell pattern plaque, inscribed ''J. Davis Jr. to F.W. Lincoln''; the other of angular scalloped cross section, with engraved scroll work and inscribed "Presented to Capt. James McDougall... Kirkintilloch, 25th April 1846. 2 3/4 x 3 3/8 in., approx. 7.89 oz.
Property from the Estate of Charlton M. Theus, Jr.