Snuffbox with lid
Overall: 7/8 x 3 3/8 in. ( 2.2 x 8.6 cm )
printed: on cover below etching: "Taking of Maedon ship, English frigat,/having fought during seeven and ten/minute, By the American Frigat,/the United States"
Circular papier-mâché snuffbox with print on lid depicting battle between an English and an American frigate.
Gift of Mrs. Thomas Hunt
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