Snuff Box

Snuff Box

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Object Name
box, snuff
Other Terms
Box Snuff; Smoking Equipment
date made
ca 1815
place print made
France
place box made
United Kingdom: England
place used
United States: New Jersey
United States: New York
Physical Description
papier mache (overall material)
lacquer (overall material)
watercolor (print material)
ink (print material)
paper (print material)
varnish (print material)
Measurements
overall: 3/4 in x 3 1/2 in; 1.905 cm x 8.89 cm
ID Number
DL.057226.0001
catalog number
57226.0001
accession number
57226
Credit Line
Gift of Louise S. Codwise
subject
Personal Accessories
Tobacco Use
Native Americans
Peace
Treaty
War of 1812
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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