Overall: 1 1/4 x 3 x 2 1/8 in. ( 3.2 x 7.6 x 5.4 cm )
incised: front side: "Sang on mit Bott mit Bott bor nu / dirl itt der lebenffe lebens Louf (?)" incised: bottom: SFRAN - H - L CISCUS / Hoferius"
Oval carved ivory snuffbox with hinged lid at the center top; lid has altar scene surrounded with acanthus leaves, rinceau border around the sides, bottom image of a kneeling monk outside a religious structure, with crucified Christ in the air.
The image on the bottom possibly depicts St. Francis of Assisi.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.