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Miniature Portrait Tortoise Shell Snuff Boxes with Bone and Abalone Vesta

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Materials Turtle Shell, Glass, Shell, Abalone
Marks No Discernible Maker’s Mark
Period Vintage, Late 19th/ Early 20th Century
Number of Items 3
  • National and international law prohibits the exportation of tortoiseshell. As EBTH follows CITES regulations, bidding must be reserved to residents of the United States, excluding California and New York. Please note that Everything But The House regularly sells items of historical significance and, from time to time, some of these items might be considered controversial in nature. It is the role of Everything But The House to offer these items for sale as sensitively as possible, with equal respect to all. Furthermore, please know that all items sold on our website are legally obtained and offered for sale in compliance with state and federal regulations.
  • Please note, EBTH follows CITES regulations with regard to the sale of abalone; bidding must be reserved to bidders within the United States of America, excluding California.


- missing stone; chipped hinge; worn finish; scratches and residue.


3.25" W x 1.0" H x 3.25" D

- measurement of one.

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