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Ram's horn snuff mull

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Twisted horn with pewter tip, support and box at large end with shaped edges and domed cover surmounted by hound. No mark.

Provenance

By 1916, William O. Comstock; 1934, gift of the estate of William O. Comstock to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of William O. Comstock

Scottish, early 19th century

Object Place

Scotland

Dimensions

23.2 cm (9 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

34.240

Medium or Technique

Metal; pewter, ram's horn

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Pewter