|left: A finely detailed carved wooden pipe tamper in the form of a hound retrieving a hare. Good patination. Height 3 1/2 inches. Date circa 1820.
right: an elegant and unusually large wooden shoe snuff holder with sliding lid. Nicely decorated all over with brass pins and a pewter (vacant) panel on the lid. In immaculate condition, circa 1860.
Overall length 5 1/2 inches.
Price: £ 495
|right: 'Pen-and-Ink' Mauchlineware snuff boxes with Laurencekirk hinges.
The small top one with the two donkeys bears the inscription "When shall we three meet again".
Price: £ 95.
The cockerill on the bottom one is asking: "does your Mother Know you're out"
left: an unusual 19th century tortoiseshell snuff box with inset sulphide. Diameter 2 inches (5cm). There is some damage to the inner tortoiseshell rim.
Price: £ 275