Snuffbox with lid

Object Number: 
1913.5ab
Date: 
1800-1830
Medium: 
Papier-mâché
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3/4 x 3 3/8 in. ( 1.9 x 8.6 cm )
Marks: 
painted: in black below view: "NEW- YORK"
Description: 
Circular papier-mâché snuffbox with black body; printed scene with painted details of New York City from across water with boats on lid.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Augustus G. Heaton
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group