* A Moss Agate Snuff Set, the stone having deep spinach green dense veining throughout a variegated tan ground with quartz-like inclusions, comprising a well hollowed bottle of compressed, squared form with relief carved beast mask and ring handles and a coral stopper cover, with a circular footed snuff dish, the set raised together on a fitted hardwood stand. Height of bottle 2 5/8 inches. Estimate $ 300-500
Property from the Estate of Harvey and Mildred Levy, St. Louis, Missouri
Each in overall good condition. The bottle having minor wear, no apparent losses or restorations. The coral cover with a sticky residue, the stopper has slide down the scoop and is within the bottle.
The dish having two repaired cracks running the diameter of the dish. One flake chip present, and one 1 inch long edge of the dish slightly rough, possibly from an old ground abrasion.
A Moss Agate Snuff Set, Height of bottle 2 5/8 inches.