Snuffbox with lid
Overall: 3/4 x 2 3/4 in. ( 1.9 x 7 cm )
typed: note found inside box: "Snuff box of/ Grandmother/M[__]Durham/ Died July 1825"
Circular papier-mâché snuffbox with dark green body; lid painted with concentric red, yellow, and brown circles with a black sunburst at center.
According to the donor, this snuffbox belonged to her grandmother (M. Durham).
Gift of Mrs. Harry Arnold Day
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.