Live Auction

The November 2023 Auctions: Day Two

Fri, Nov 17, 2023 11:00AM EST
Lot 1487

American Engraved Brass Tobacco Snuff Box, Ca. 19th Century, H 1.25" W 2.25" L 3.75"

Estimate: $50 - $75

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $5
$30 $10
$100 $25
$400 $50
$900 $100
$2,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$150,000 $10,000
The tobacco box has an oval form with a hinged lid. The lid offers an engraving depicting a goat headbutting a satyr. Bearing maker's marks "ICJ" on the underside. Circa 19th century.


When viewed under natural light, faint scratches were observed. The lid is tightly closed. | Please note all lots show signs of wear commensurate with age and use, and the lack of a statement regarding condition does not imply the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from defects or the effects of aging. Unless otherwise stated, all information provided is the opinion of DuMouchelles' specialists. Should you have any specific questions regarding the condition of this lot, please use the “Request Condition Report” or “Ask a Question” buttons or email conditions@dumoart.com.