Snuff box (1) - Silver - Friese meester HH - Netherlands - mid 18th century

Description
Snuff box (1) - Silver - Friese meester HH - Netherlands - mid 18th century
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes - 211 g

Snuff tobacco box with hammered lid.
Unmistakably Frisian silver, hallmarked with the master sign "HH"
This could be from various silver smiths, including Hidde Halbertsma.
The box is in good condition, is by no means over-polished and engraved with the owner initials "IAK". Closes and hings well.
A beautiful collectable snuff box, dating back to the mid-18th century.

Lot details
No. of items
1
Object
Snuff box
Material
Silver
Designer/ Artist
Friese meester HH
Style
Louis XV
Estimated Period
Mid 18th century
Country of Origin
Netherlands
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Dimensions
24×60×48 mm
Weight
211 g
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