Snuff box: inlaid

Object Number: 
INV.7671
Date: 
1800-1830
Medium: 
Tortoise shell, metal, mother-of-pearl
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 x 3 1/2 x 1 5/8 in. ( 2.5 x 8.9 x 4.1 cm )
Description: 
Rectangular tortoise shell box with translucent lid and bottom; lid has inlaid metal decoration of stylized dogs inside scrolling cartouche with mother-of-pearl details.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group