Gilt metal fish with flexible tail and red glass eyes, interior has a glass vial for holding snuff or smelling salts and small spoon for dispensing.
- Object type
- Personal Gear; Smoking & Recreational Drug Equipment
- Descriptive terms
- 1 x 4 1/8 x 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Gift of Mrs. Howard Van Sinderen
- Exhibition Notes
- "Hidden Treasures from Elegant Eras," Historic Jewelry from the Collections of the Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities presented by Shreve, Crump & Low, September 15 - November 30, 1995.
- Related Items
Title Miniature tool case Accession number 1928.35 Notes Jewelry and related items donated by Howard van Sinderen:
Title Fish snuffbox Accession number 1928.37
Title Pearl brooch Accession number 1930.1653
Title Pearl brooch Accession number 1930.1654
Title Pearl brooch Accession number 1930.1655