Oval Charles I snuff box

Top view of a snuff box showing the moulded portrait. Underside view of a snuff box showing the plain base. Top view of a snuff box showing the smooth inner surface. Top view of a snuff box showing the moulded portrait. Side view of a snuff box showing the straight sides. Side view of a snuff box showing the straight sides. Side view of a snuff box showing the straight sides. Top view of a snuff box showing the lid.
Top view of a snuff box showing the moulded portrait. Underside view of a snuff box showing the plain base. Top view of a snuff box showing the smooth inner surface. Top view of a snuff box showing the moulded portrait. Side view of a snuff box showing the straight sides. Side view of a snuff box showing the straight sides. Side view of a snuff box showing the straight sides. Top view of a snuff box showing the lid.
Details
Object number
WCHL : 9
Country
Date
1700 - 1750 (circa)

Description

An oval pressed horn box with a portrait of Charles I in armour facing to the right. Unsigned but attributed to Obrisset, early 18th century. Exhibited at the Worthing Exhibition in1973. This natural plastic item forms part of the Worshipful Company of Horners collection.
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Dimensions
Width
79mm
Depth
25mm
Length
100mm
Colour