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Snuffbox

Object Number: 
1942.609ab
Date: 
ca. 1833
Medium: 
Oak
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5/8 x 3 1/4 in. ( 1.6 x 8.3 cm )
Description: 
Circular oak wood snuffbox with light transparent stain.
Gallery Label: 
This snuffbox was made from the branch of the Charter Oak in Hartford, Connecticut by Captain Nash and presented to H.A.S. Dearborn in 1833.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Misses Eliza R. and Mary M. Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group