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Lot 809

GERMAN BRASS RUSSO-TURKISH WAR TOBACCO-BOX

Estimate: $150 - $300

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $10
$100 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$2,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$50,000 $2,500
$100,000 $5,000
German tobacco or snuff box, marked IHB, attributed to Johan Henricus Becker (fl.1756-1775), late 18th c., brass lid and base with designs in relief, commemorating the Focsani Peace Negotiations in the Russo-Turkish War, August 1774, approx 1.25"h, 6 3/8"l, 1 7/8"w, 0.25lbs **Note: the collection of the British Museum includes a tobacco-box of the same design [1980,0605.1]** Start Price: $100.00

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