Snuff Box

Snuff Box

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Object Name
box, snuff
Other Terms
Box, Snuff; Smoking Equipment
date made
1800-1840
place made
United Kingdom: Scotland
place used
United States
Physical Description
wood, burl (overall material)
tortoise shell (inlay, end caps, lining material)
Measurements
overall: 1/2 in x 3 in x 2 in; 1.27 cm x 7.62 cm x 5.08 cm
ID Number
DL.60.0287
catalog number
60.0287
accession number
227245
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Freeman Jones
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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