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Snuffbox with lid

Object Number: 
1931.22ab
Date: 
ca. 1850-1860
Medium: 
Papier-mâché, pigment
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3/4 x 3 in. ( 1.9 x 7.6 cm )
Description: 
Circular papier-mâché snuffbox with painted portrait of woman with dark curly hair in off-the-shoulder gown with balloon sleeves.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Thomas Hunt
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group