A fascinating and smart snuff or trinket box. The box made with panels of mammoth tooth, mounted with silver and lined with gilt silver. Hallmarked for Thomas Edwards, London, 1849. The date letter on the edge hallmark. 7.5cm wide, 5cm deep, 2.5cm high.
Some natural inclusions to the tooth. The hinged lid opens and clips shut nicely. Please see photographs for condition. The item "Antique Early Victorian Silver Mounted Mammoth Tooth Snuff Or Trinket Box, 1849" is in sale since Saturday, May 23, 2020.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Boxes". The seller is "collectionsandcuriosities" and is located in Dorchester. This item can be shipped worldwide.