Snuff Box


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Artifact Identification Snuff Box   (1949.02.0033)
  1. Personal Artifacts
  2. :
  3. Personal Gear
  4. :
  5. Smoking & Drug Equipment
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date 18th century
Culture Dutch
Location On Exhibitin the Europe exhibit

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 5.3 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 4.2 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 1.2 cm
Weight 36 g
Measuring Remarks The given weight is inflated because the artifact was fastened to a display board when measured.
Materials Metal--Silver
Manufacturing Processes Cast
Munsell Color Information dark grey (gy-g 2/5gy) -ns

Research Remarks

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Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Purchase
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information N/A

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