Georgian Scottish horn boot snuff mull, c1820

Georgian Scottish horn boot snuff mull, c1820

Code: 6077-051

Dimensions:

W: 4.5cm (1.8")H: 3cm (1.2")L: 9cm (3.5")

£495.00 Approx $680.88, €579.63
 

An exceptionally scarce Scottish horn snuff mull with an unmarked silver top. It is fashioned in the shape of a wellington boot which would probably date it to around 1820. The initials engraved on the top are "JS". The mull has a leather seal which the earlier method of closing long before cork was used. It is in excellent condition and very collectable.

WEIGHT; 30grams or 1ozst.