Snuffbox with lid
Overall: 7/8 x 4 in. ( 2.2 x 10.2 cm )
painted: inscription on inside of lid: "City Hall"; on inside of box: "12.X"
Circular papier-mâché snuffbox with painted depiction of City Hall, New York on lid.
The New York City Hall building at Broadway and Park Row was designed by John McComb Jr. and Joseph François Mangin, and was completed in 1812.
Gift of Mrs. Thomas Hunt
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