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American Decorative Arts

Tobacco Box

1740–1760

Engraves brass and copper (top, bottom-brass, sides copper, edges and hinges and been soldered)

6 1/8 × 2 7/16 × 1 1/4 in. (15.6 × 6.2 × 3.2 cm)
Gift of Mrs. James E. Cooper through James Wayne Cooper, B.A. 1926
1943.198
Geography: 
Made in The Netherlands
Culture: 
Dutch
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Containers - Metals
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