Snuff Container and Dipper

Snuff Container and Dipper

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Object Name
Box, Snuff
box, snuff
dipper, snuff
Other Terms
Box, Snuff; Smoking equipment
date made
1800 - 1900
place made
United States: New England
Physical Description
horn, cow (container; dipper material)
wood (container and dipper bottoms material)
twine, jute (tie material)
overall: 2 3/8 in x 4 in x 2 3/4 in; 6.0325 cm x 10.16 cm x 6.985 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Arthur M. Greenwood
Personal Accessories
Tobacco Use
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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