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Snuff box: portrait relief

Object Number: 
INV.7680
Date: 
1800-1850
Medium: 
Wood
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/4 x 2 7/8 x 1 5/8 in. ( 3.2 x 7.3 x 4.1 cm )
Description: 
Elaborately carved wooden snuffbox with hinged lid; lid is carved with profile of bearded man in front of swags; the bottom is also carved with the profile of a bearded man with swags, but he is in a medallion bound by hut-like buildings.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group