Tobacco Box Maker: Unknown

1750–1770

American Decorative Arts

Not on view
Medium

Embossed brass and copper (cover, bottom brass, sides copper)

Dimensions

6 5/8 × 1 7/8 × 1 5/16 in. (16.8 × 4.8 × 3.4 cm)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. James E. Cooper through James Wayne Cooper, B.A. 1926

Accession Number

1943.188

Culture
Period

18th century

Classification
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Object/Work type

tobacco boxes

Inscriptions

Inscription on cover: EEN RUCKE LOOSE ZOON/HADT WULPS EN ONBEDAGT/SYN VADRES EN ERB GOEDT/SOO SCHANDIG DOOR GERBAGT.

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