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Oval Tobacco Box

1920.549 (RS220353)

Description

Oval tin with tight fitting cover. Exterior painted black with gold lettering that reads: "May we never Feel want Nor ever want Feeling."

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800
Circa
Inscriptions
"May we never Feel want / Nor ever want Feeling" (Painted)
Material
painting (image-making)
tin (metal)
Object type
Containers
Descriptive terms
Can
containers (receptacles)
painting (image-making)
snuffboxes
Tin
tin (metal)
tins (containers)
tobacco boxes
Dimensions
1/2 x 4 x 2 1/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1920.549
Credit Line
Estate of Mrs. Jane N. Grew
GUSN
29159

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