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Snuff box w/lid

Object Number: 
1931.39ab
Date: 
ca. 1800
Medium: 
Wood, bronze, gold, tortoise shell, glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3/4 x 1 7/8 in. ( 1.9 x 4.8 cm )
Marks: 
carved: in relief, surrounding portrait: "NAPOLEON/EMPEREUR"
Description: 
Circular wooden snuffbox lined with tortoise shell, with gilded bronze medallion under glass depicting profile of Napoleon in relief.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Thomas Hunt
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group