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Snuff box

Rectangular with convex sides, engine-turned and with arabesque designs in blue enamel on cover and corners of bottom. Cover overlaid with five-color appliqué and ciselé floral gold work. Invisibly hinged. Pseudo hall-marks very indistinct in bottom.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Albert J. Beveridge in memory of Delia Spencer Field

Swiss, about 1810

Object Place

Switzerland

Accession Number

49.1782

Medium or Technique

Metal

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Gold