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A fine and Rare 19th century Pressed Horn Snuff Box commemorating a Naval action between the French Admiral Bisson and Greek pirates on November 4, 1827.


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Antique Boxes, Nantucket Baskets, Books


Inventory ID: 2157

Item Title:

A fine and Rare 19th century Pressed Horn Snuff Box commemorating a Naval action between the French Admiral Bisson and Greek pirates on November 4, 1827.


Item Description:

Having a 3 1/4" diameter and lined with tortoiseshell, this beautiful pressed horn tobacco box has a rarely found naval scene on the lid with a French naval officer aboard a man-of-war fending off pirates with a sword. Two men are shown falling over board.


Price: $1,795
Sale Price: $1,295

Your Savings: 28%

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