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Liberty snuffbox

A charming small rosewood snuff with pressed hardwood design depicting Liberty, the symbol of France, sat on a rock gazing at a Napoleonic eagle, surrounded by the signs of the Zodiac.

The box commemorates Napoleon exile to Elba with the motto “Sejour a L’ile d’Elbe MDCCCXIV et MDCCCXV”

42mm diameter

C21.9    OE   £145