Overall: 1 3/8 x 6 3/4 x 1 7/8 in. ( 3.5 x 17.1 x 4.8 cm )
stamped: on front of box: "17 H M 80"
handwritten in pencil: on Nadelman Collection tag: "940" and "Dutch"
handwritten in yellow pencil: inside box: "1775 / Born / No. 41 / 25"
Oblong sheet metal snuffbox with brass top and bottom and copper sides; hinged lid with two outdoor genre scenes engraved side-by-side above inscription; bottom with two religious or genre scenes similarly engraved above inscription.
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
The Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman
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