Antique Dutch 18th Century Engraved Brass Oval Tobacco Box

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The oval brass tobacco box with hinged lid engraved on the top and bottom with engravings. in two circles. surrounded with floral swags. The top with a woman sitting on the pub table, the other wit a fisherman and a trade sailingvessel and the text in Dutch: Jung meat  -  and fresh fish.  The Bottom engraved with a love couple on the pub table , the other with a man smoking his clay pipe. and the text in Dutch: A pretty girl  - and wine on the table.

The Netherlands,
About 1730.

Height:   3,7 cm. (1,5 inches.)
Length: 13 cm.   (5,1 inches.)
Width:    7 cm.    (2,8 inches.)
Weight: 153 grams.

153 gr
Price on request