Snuffbox with lid

Object Number: 
INV.7667ab
Date: 
1800-1830
Medium: 
Papier-mâché
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7/8 x 3 1/2 in. ( 2.2 x 8.9 cm )
Marks: 
typed: paper fragment on snuffbox: "snuff box brought from China by Holly Smith and given to his niece Martha Coggeshall Holly- Leigh's grandmother"
Description: 
Circular papier-mâché snuffbox with mottled yellow body; black printed scene on cover depicts landscape with water, town, and windmill in foreground.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group