Antique Bilston Battersea Enamel Copper Pill Patch Snuff Box Flowers
Offered for sale is an antique enameled Bilston Battersea-type snuff box. The rectangle form snuffbox with a hinged lid and is decorated with a floral motif on a white ground. I believed it to be English or possibly French in origin. The enamel on copper snuff box dates to the late 1700s or early part of the 1800s.
The interior of the snuff box has an old British Antique Dealers Association sticker. Each panel of the box has a raised medallion upon each of these a flower is painted.
Size: 2 3/4" x 1 3/4" x 1"
Condition: The box is as is, with cracking and restorations throughout, see photos for greater condition detail. Although there are hairlines and cracks, the enamel is firmly attached to the box and the box solid with the hinged lid functioning properly.
Antique Snuff Box Bilston Battersea Patch Pill Enamel Copper