Snuffbox with lid
Overall: 3/4 x 3 3/8 in. ( 1.9 x 8.6 cm )
printed: surrounding portrait on obverse: "ISAAC HULL ESQR./of the United States Navy" printed: beneath image on reverse: "THE US FRIGATE CONSTITUTION/ ISAAC HULL ESQR. COMMANDER/CAPTURING/ HIS B.M's FRIAGTE GUERRIERE/AUGUST 19TH/1812"
Circular papier-mâché snuffbox with printed portrait of Isaac Hull on obverse and depiction of the U.S. frigate "Constitution" capturing the British frigate "Guerriere" on reverse.
Gift of Mrs. Thomas Hunt
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