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This is an enchanting Georgian silver and tortoiseshell oval snuff box with the figure head of King George II in silver on the top. The box is engraved around the edges with the date 1737 and the name Thomas Hatton, along with Dover on the opposite edge. There are no other hallmarks. Probably made by John Obrisset c1720
This box is in excellent condition aside from one small chip in the base which you can see from the photos.
Jonathan Green Antiques Ltd has clarified that the Enchanting Georgian Silver & Tortoiseshell Oval Snuff Box (281 / LA83132) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being 1737.
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Period : 18th Century, Georgian Antiques (1714 to 1837)
Material : Silver, Tortoiseshell
Origin : London Assay Office
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