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Snuffbox

Object Number: 
INV.14560b
Date: 
1833/34
Medium: 
Silver, gilt
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3/4 x 2 1/4 x 1 1/2 in. ( 1.9 x 5.7 x 3.8 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: center of the lid: "M Walsh" in script stamped: in the interior: "FC" between a King's head in an oval and a lion passant, "FC" between an anchor and "K" in gothic script
Description: 
Cast and wrought silver snuffbox; rectangular body with straight sides; sides and base reeded; hinged, rectangular lid with reeded sides and a chased floral flange applied across the front; geometric border engraved around the top; "M Walsh" engraved in the center in script; gilt interior; maker's marks stamped on the interior.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group