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Snuff box

19th century


Object Place: Europe, France

Dimensions

4.9 x 7.4 cm (1 15/16 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.256

Medium or Technique

Gold, enamel

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Enamels

Gold, enameled in transparent red and opaque light blue, engraved and dotted with red and white. Cover painted with a bouquet of flowers. Red enamel on front panel worn off.

Provenance

By 1910, Miss Ellen F. Moseley; 1924, bequest of Miss Ellen F. Moseley through Mrs. Margaret LeMoyne Wentworth and Miss Helen Freemen Hull to the MFA.

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Ellen F. Moseley