Snuffbox with lid
Overall: 7/8 x 3 3/8 in. ( 2.2 x 8.6 cm )
printed: on cover beneath portrait: "VILLAM BAINBRIDGE/Déposé
Circular papier-mâché snuffbox with printed portrait of William Bainbridge on lid.
William Bainbridge (1774-1833), American naval officer, succeeded Isaac Hull as commander of the "Constitution" during the War of 1812.
Gift of Mrs. Thomas Hunt
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