Nov 21, 2008
Nov 21, 2008

Snuff Box

Snuff Box

early 1800s

Tortoiseshell with painted automaton miniature under glass mounted in gold on gilt metal

Overall: 2.3 x 8 cm (7/8 x 3 1/8 in.)

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Wade 1916.354


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