Tobacco Box

Tobacco Box

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Oblong, octagonal tobacco box with a cast, lion's mask cover. No marks.
Currently not on view
Object Name
box, tobacco
date made
ca 1700-1715
place made
United Kingdom: England
Physical Description
pewter (overall material)
overall: 3 1/2 in x 3 3/8 in x 2 5/8 in; 8.89 cm x 8.5725 cm x 6.6675 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Gift of Dr. Leonard A. White
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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