"Snuffbox Of Ecclesiastic, 18th Century Primitive, Turned Wood"
A beautiful turned fruitwood snuffbox, circular in shape, well sealed and in good condition. the concave interior, well rounded and softened, allows to take a precise "catch" between two fingers, The overflowing lid is carved in high relief of the Crucifixion, with all the symbolism of its accessories. This is the snuffbox of a religious Catholic, it dates from the 1720s, it appears in some documents and museums, Dimensions: 7cm x 3,2cm. Condition: excellent, no flaws, wears friction