Dated 1837 Scottish Snuff Mull With Elephant Carved Elephant Seal

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This is an unusual snuff mull. The curl of the horn (from a sheep) was transformed into an elephant seal. The eyes are glass and the ears have been carved. The trunk has the end missing. The Date is engraved on the silver collar. Incidentally, this is the date of Queen Victoria’s Coronation. Maybe a […]