DUTCH ENGRAVED BRASS OVAL TOBACCO BOX, LATE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY.

Est. $400-$700
Sold: $180 ($150)

Engraved on the cover with an interior view of a lady seated at a table, two men smoking and another losing his hat, and on the base with a woman gesturing to a man on a donkey, both sides inscribed. Length 4 ⅜ inches. Together with a brass sundial inscribed “MAGNETIC TIME KEEPER & COMPASS, D.L. SMITH’S PATENT AUG. 23 1870; a German pocket compass and a lead example. (4)

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