Box, Snuff

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Display Status:

This object is on display in the Hangar Overlook at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA.

Box, Snuff

Inventory Number

A20140482000

Physical Description

Round wood snuff box. Ballooning scene carved in ivory, inset in the center of the lid. Carving is a bit crude. Ivory is in a copper alloy frame. Interior is lined in tortoise shell.

Credit Line

Gift of the Norfolk Charitable Trust

Medium

Box, Snuff

Dimensions

Overall (Dia. x H): 8.9 × 2.5cm (3 1/2 × 1 in.)

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum

Type

ART-Miscellaneous

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