Snuff Box

Snuff Box

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Currently not on view
Object Name
box, snuff
date made
1750 - 1800
place made
France
Physical Description
tortoise shell (lid, bottom material)
pewter (inlay material)
ivory (lid lining material)
silver (mounts material)
metal, white (hinge material)
tinned sheet iron (strap across bottom material)
Measurements
overall: 5/8 in x 3 in x 2 1/4 in; 1.5875 cm x 7.62 cm x 5.715 cm
ID Number
DL.326201
catalog number
326201
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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