Requires Photography

Snuffbox

1780–90


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

4.3 x 8.5 cm (1 11/16 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1985.999

Medium or Technique

Enamel

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Enamels

Enamel on copper with metal mounts. Lid bears garden scene with two couples, each side has gilt-edged reserve of flowers, ground of raised white diaper pattern on green.

Credit Line

Gift of Nancy Cochrane Palmer in loving memory of her mother and stepfather, Mr. and Mrs. Dudley Leavitt Pickman, Jr.