Gilt Metal and Mother-of-Pearl Snuff-Box


the circular lid set with a mother-of-pearl panel showing a horseman trying to quell a riot, perhaps the Peasant’s Revolt, the base with a mother-of pearl panel carved with a flowerhead within a scrollwork border and mounted in gilt-metal

Height 3 cm (1.25 inches)
Diameter 8 cm (3.25 inches)
18th century