Snuff-box

On display

Details

  • Title

    Snuff-box

  • Associated place

    London (place of creation)
  • Date

    1741 - 1742
  • Material and technique

    gold; chasing, engraving

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    8.6 cm (length)
    7.4 cm (width)
    323 g (weight)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Bequeathed by G.O. Farrer through the Art Fund, 1946.

  • Museum location

    Second floor | Gallery 52 | 18th-century Art
  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA1946.139

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Further reading

Schroder, Timothy, British and Continental Gold and Silver in the Ashmolean Museum (Oxford, Ashmolean Museum, 2009), no. 201, p. 520, illus. p. 521

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