Snuff Box and Original Case

Snuff Box and Original Case

c. 1750

Gold mounted agate with original leather case

Overall: 3.2 x 5.7 x 4.5 cm (1 1/4 x 2 1/4 x 1 3/4 in.)

Gift of Howard F. Stirn 2009.37

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The designer Bernard Moore studied Asian and Islamic ceramics. He was especially interested in glazes like the vivid red one on this vase that resembles the color of oxblood.

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