Snuffbox

Object Number: 
INV.7669
Date: 
1800-1850
Medium: 
Horn, ivory, tortoise shell, brass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7/8 x 2 7/8 x 1 1/2 in. ( 2.2 x 7.3 x 3.8 cm )
Marks: 
typed: two collector's labels affixed to inside of lid Sticker reads “4207”
Description: 
Rectangular animal horn snuffbox with hinged lid with inlaid diamond pattern of ivory, tortoise shell, and brass.
Credit Line: 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman, 1937
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group