Rare 18th Century Antique Tobacco Snuff Box in the Form of a Leather Shoe


Rare 18th Century Antique Snuff Box in the Form of a Leather Shoe



An 18thC antique tobacco snuff box of rare form.

Made by a shoemaker in leather in the form of an 18thC ladies’ shoe.

The oval-shaped lid opens to reveal an interior void of any fittings.

The shoe bears an old collection label to the sole.

Condition – surface wear as per the images. Further information is available upon request.

Size: Length 10 cm (4″) x Width 5 cm (2″) x Height 4.5 cm (1 3/4″)

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