A curious Scottish silver-mounted Snuffmull with a Dorking inscription.
A Scottish horn Snuffmull with silver mounts, circa 1760, the top with a contemporary plaque engraved with a crossed rake and spade above the initials ‘AR 1759’, the body of the mull with a later plaque engraved ‘From J.T.M. who in Dorking doth dwell to John of the [Crown and Anchor] Hotel.’
Good with slight cracking to horn surface. Some wear to engraving on lid plaque.
Width 11.60 cm.; Height – 8.40 cm.; Weight 105.70 gms.