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Snuff box

French
after 1838


Object Place: Europe, Paris, France

Dimensions

1.21 x 4.44 x 7.62 cm (1/2 x 1 3/4 x 3 in.)

Accession Number

51.1387

Medium or Technique

Metal; silver

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver

Rectangular with hinged cover, slightly concave sides. Niello designs of man and saddled horse on cover, scrolls and arabesques on sides & bottom. Gilded inside, inscribed: “Chas W Lovett From his Friend Geo. A. Thomas” in engraving and niello, in cover.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Alice Bradford Lovett