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Tobacco box

Dutch
17th century?
Marked by Unmarked


Object Place: Europe, The Netherlands

Dimensions

4.75 x 17.5 cm (1 7/8 x 6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.798

Medium or Technique

Metal; brass

On View

Edward W. and L. Linder Lombard Gallery (Gallery 138A)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Metalwork

Oblong, with round ends. Hinged cover with engraved half figures and dates (probably later than box). Also engraved table or calendar. Bottom engraved with figure of navigator or astronomer and table of numerals below with legend. Front engraved “Reght Door Zee”.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Annie A. Hough