Antique Sterling Silver from Nelson and Nelson Antiques
Scottish Horn Sterling & Agate Snuff Mull Circa 1860

browse these categories for related items...
Directory: Hidden: Viewable: Pre 1900: item # 1111498

Please refer to our stock # BJ192 when inquiring.

Click to view additional online photographs
detail 1 detail 2 detail 3 detail 4 detail 5

Nelson & Nelson Antiques
1050 Second Ave, Gallery 58
New York, NY 10022

Guest Book


Scottish Horn Sterling & Agate Snuff Mull Circa 1860
An antique Scottish Goat horn snuff box with a hinged silver mount and cover that features a beautiful banded Agate in its' center. The cornucopia shaped goat horn is representative of the horn of plenty-after Zeus broke the goat Amalthea's horn and then promised to always have it full of whatever fruits she desired. Made in Scotland circa 1860. Unmarked, excellent condition. The mull measures approximately 2 3/4" X 1 3/4" X 3" (L. X W X H)

Page design by TROCADERO © 1998-2016 View Cart
Categories Shops Join Terms Critique Map Help