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1977.613AB (RS116934)

Description

Circular body consisting of lid fitted to conforming bottom; burled wood veneer; circular inlaid decoration in centers of top and bottom.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1775-1810
Location of origin
England
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
inlay (process)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Inlaid
inlay (process)
SNUFFBOX
snuffboxes
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
1 (H), 2.875 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.613AB
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4311

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