Quality Silver - Sensible Prices. We are offering for sale.A fabulous early 18th century oval silver snuff or tobacco box emblazoned to the front with a coat-of-arms within a scroll cartouche. The engraving to the top cover remains crisp and to the underside are some original engraved "BW" initials. Although the interior is a little pitted (typical of snuff and tobacco boxes from the period), the box is in fine order throughout and is an excellent example of its type. Please view our specialist site for a further large selection of fine quality Victorian, Georgian and earlier silver. 8cm (3.1) long; 49 grams weight.
English hallmarks (guaranteeing Britannia 958 standard silver) for London circa 1710 by William Fleming. Please do not hesitate to contact me with any further questions. We have been dealing in antique silver for 25 years and supply some of the UK's leading retail outlets with top quality stock. We enjoy a strong reputation for honesty and integrity and never sell second rate items. As leading specialists in the field of fine antique silver, we have two sites.Explains the impact of the recent high metal prices on antique sterling silver and explains how to best take advantage of the situation. The item "Rare QUEEN ANNE SILVER TOBACCO BOX, London 1710 by William Fleming ARMORIAL" is in sale since Wednesday, September 23, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Boxes". The seller is "sunbeau" and is located in Royal Forest of Dean. This item can be shipped worldwide.