The cap is made from Sterling Silver which is stamped on the rim, "Sterling Silver" Photos above, but are hard to read. The sterling silver cap is set with a Natural, Golden Citrine which has be tested by the Jeweller. The stone is appox 9mm in diameter and free from any damage. Inside the cap, it was plated with a gold bloom, which is very typical of good quality Victorian items. The little reticulated stopper is fitted and perfect condition as is the gold plating to the interior.The cap is decorated in repousse thistles running around the lid. The lid fits well and snaps shut, the hinge is firm and original condition. Size: 4.5cm long by 3.3cm wide.
About the size of a match box. The silver chain and ring is 8cm long. Condition overall is 9 out of 10. The silver has not been cleaned and has the dark signs of tarnish which can be easily polished off if you choose to.
The item "Antique Scottish Mull Horn Snuff, Sterling Silver, Citrine Thistles Repousse Lid" is in sale since Saturday, September 14, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectables\Tobacciana\Other Tobacciana".
The seller is "subiaco-antiques" and is located in Subiaco, WA. This item can be shipped to Australia, United States, United Kingdom, Japan, Canada, Hong Kong, New Zealand.