Antique 18th Century Silver & Cowrie Shell Snuff Box Container
A Large Shell Container, 18th Century 3"L x 2-1/2"W x 1-3/4"T Natural cowrie shell container with silver metal rim and under lid, no marks found. Under lid engraved "M. Underson". Condition: Oxidation to the metal surfaces.
This was handcrafted to the highest standards of folk art. This is an exquisite handmade box, with great character and quality. This piece was crafted with great skill and delicacy.