Diameter: 5.2cm (2 1/16in.)
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A lidded, round box carved of transparent red amber; both bowl adnd lid were probably fashioned from a single piece of amber. Carved in high relief on the lid is a winged cupid sitting on rocks with a pastoral scene in the background. Along the bottom edge is a fleur-de-lis relief. The interior is fitted with a brass bowl.
Bequest of William Arnold Buffum