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snuff box

Object Number: 
1942.539
Date: 
1825-1850
Medium: 
Pewter
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7/8 x 2 7/8 x 1 3/4 in. ( 2.2 x 7.3 x 4.4 cm )
Description: 
Rectangular pewter snuffbox; hinged lid; molding framing vines and parallel horizontal lines cast into sides and bottom; similar vines, molding, shell, and pair of rondells depicting masked female and male profiles cast into lid.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group