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Circular wood snuff box with scene of the Montgolfier flight of September 19, 1783 from Versailles on lid. The scene is painted on an unknown material, under glass, and is framed with a copper alloy in a twisted pattern. The interior of the box is lined in tortoise shell.
Gift of the Norfolk Charitable Trust
Overall (Dia. x H): 8.1 × 1.9cm (3 3/16 × 3/4 in.)
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