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Snuffbox

1998.1909AB (RS24280)

Description

Round snuff box w/ 2 soldiers on horseback painted on top. Black painted sides, bottom and inside.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1860
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Painted
painting (coating)
SNUFFBOX
snuffboxes
Soldier
soldiers
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
0.75 (H), 2.875 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1909AB
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
17768

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