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Snuff box: shell-shaped w/figure reliefs

Object Number: 
INV.7678
Date: 
1800-1850
Medium: 
Wood, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 3/8 x 2 7/8 x 1 1/2 in. ( 3.5 x 7.3 x 3.8 cm )
Description: 
Carved ovoid wooden snuffbox with shell bottom; hinged lid carved with three soldiers (one may represent George Washington) a bridge, and a cannon.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group