Oval Tobacco Box

Date

1800

GUSN

GUSN-29159

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

Descriptive Terms

containers (receptacles)
tins (containers)
tobacco boxes
snuffboxes
tin (metal)
painting (image-making)
Can
Tin
Tin

Inscription

"May we never Feel want / Nor ever want Feeling" (Painted)

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Containers

Dimensions

1/2 x 4 x 2 1/8 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Estate of Mrs. Jane N. Grew

Accession Number

1920.549

Date

1800 (Circa)