Rectangular snuff box

Made:
1800-1900 in Japan
maker:
Unknown

Snuff box, rectangular with hinged lid, tortoiseshell with brass hook and eye clasp, Rakan design of whip like object and miniture, Japanese, 1800-1900

Details

Category:
Oriental Medicine
Object Number:
A68111
Materials:
brass, complete, lead, pearl, tortoiseshell
type:
snuff box
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • container - receptacle
  • snuff container
credit:
Glendining
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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