Presentation snuff-box.

The cover, sides and base inset with enamel panels & containing an enamel miniature of George, Prince of Wales, later King George III. This work was acquired with assistance from the Wolfson Foundation.


Presented by either George, Prince of Wales or Augusta, Dowager Princess of Wales to John, 3rd Earl of Bute (1713-1792); Bute collection.

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