19th century continental silver military interest snuff box. The box rectangular in shape decorated with simple red lacquer work to the rear while the front displays a well dressed military figure upon horse back giving commands. To the rear of the scene the figure is surrounded by copper coloured lacquer work. The edges of the box decorated with parallel metal work to every side with a scrolling lip on the opening. The inside of the snuff box shows plain silver gilt work with two stamps reading 935.
Condition: Very good, wear consistent with age.
Measurements: 9cm H x 6.2cm W x 3cm D