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Snuff box

Gold, enameled in transparent red and opaque light blue, engraved and dotted with red and white. Cover painted with a bouquet of flowers. Red enamel on front panel worn off.

Provenance

By 1910, Miss Ellen F. Moseley; 1924, bequest of Miss Ellen F. Moseley through Mrs. Margaret LeMoyne Wentworth and Miss Helen Freemen Hull to the MFA.

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Ellen F. Moseley

19th century

Object Place

France

Accession Number

24.256

Medium or Technique

Gold, enamel

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Enamels