Snuffbox with biblical scenes - Brass - 18th century

Description
Snuffbox with biblical scenes - Brass - 18th century
Netherlands

Important snuff box from the Netherlands, 18th century.

Dimensions: 11 x 6.5 x 2.5 cm

The snuffbox is finely worked and the decorations are perfectly preserved, boxes from this era are often worn out.

The 5 decorated scenes are rich in characters and very expressive, true works of art. The decorated scenes are as follows:
- Washing of the feet
- The Multiplication of the Loaves and Fish
- Marriage at Cana
- The Parable of the Ten Virgins
- The Annunciation

Please observe the details to understand the value of this object.

Happy bidding.

Lot details
Object
Snuffbox with biblical scenes
Material
Brass
Designer/ Artist
A decoro di scene bibliche
Estimated Period
18th century
Country of Origin
Netherlands
Condition
Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
Dimensions
110×65×25 mm
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