Snuffbox with lid

Object Number: 
INV.7769ab
Date: 
ca. 1800-1850
Medium: 
Papier-mâché, pigment, gold
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/4 x 4 3/8 in. ( 3.2 x 11.1 cm )
Marks: 
typed: label affixed to inside of box: "235"
Description: 
Circular papier-mâché snuffbox with green pigment over black lacquer base; painting on lid of fashionable couple, with extensive lawn and mountains in the background; painting framed by border of tiny stamped gold rosettes.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group