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Snuff Box

Snuff Box

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Currently not on view
Object Name
box, snuff
date made
1721
place made
United Kingdom: England
Europe
Physical Description
tortoise shell (overall material)
silver (hinge, banding, reserve material)
brass (repair plate material)
iron (closure material)
Measurements
overall: 1 3/8 in x 3 7/8 in x 3 1/8 in; 3.4925 cm x 9.8425 cm x 7.9375 cm
ID Number
DL.234919.0013
catalog number
234919.0013
accession number
234919
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. E. Tuckerman Biays, Mrs. Draper L. Kauffman, Mrs. Robert G. Metters, Mrs. Willard Triest, and Mrs. Robert H. Williams
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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