19th C. Scottish Horn Snuff Mull Silver with Amethyst Gemstone
A stunning 19th century Scottish Horn Snuff Mull. The snuff mull is made of a horn, curled at the end. It has a sterling silver band on the upper part with silver hinge and domed lid. Lid is beautifully decorated with engravings and adorned with purple Amethyst in ridged bezel cup. Inside of lid is still attached the bung, made of cork. Lid still closes firmly. Silver is not hallmarked, which is common for these types of silver applications to horns. 9cm/ 3.5 inch long by 8cm/ 3inch at its widest point. Diameter Lid: 4.5cm/. A fascinating and beautiful collectible item even to store tobacco. Horn is in very good condition commensurate with age and use, with a wonderful patina and natural markings, only two small surface crack or scratches s. Cork is also in good condition commensurate for age and use. Please take a moment to have a look at our other items as we try to list a varied selection of vintage collectable and antique items each week, so you never know what you may find. Proof of posting will be retained. If you have a problem or concerns regarding your order, please let US know AND We will do OUR best to resolve any issues. The item “19th C. Scottish Horn Snuff Mull Silver with Amethyst Gemstone” is in sale since Sunday, June 24, 2018. This item is in the category “Collectables\Tobacciana & Smoking Supplies\Snuff Boxes”. The seller is “sticksandfeathers2015″ and is located in Newport-on-Tay, Fife. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in continental Asia, European Union member countries, Australia.
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United Kingdom
- Type: Snuff Boxes