Snuffbox

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-29550

Description

Small round snuff box with cover. Black lacquer with printed military portrait affixed to the cover.

Details

Descriptive Terms

snuffboxes
papier mâché
Container, Snuff
Snuffbox
Papier Mache
Snuffbox

Inscription

"En gagnant tous les cœurs, il les a tous unis" (Voltaire quote (Oeuvres complètes, Volume 2, 1835) that translates to: "By winning all hearts, he united them all.")

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Estate of Miss Frances Greely Stevenson

Accession Number

1922.568AB