The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Snuff box
  • Snuff box
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Germany, Berlin
  • c. 1765
  • Vari-coloured gold, ivory and lapis-lazuli
  • Object size: 4.2 x 8.3 x 6.2 cm
    Weight: 199.4 g
  • G76
  • Boudoir Cabinet
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Further Reading
  • Oval snuff box of green stained ivory (best seen on the base) and lapis-lazuli in a gold mount of the rocaille type. Relieved in gold on the green ground are pastoral subjects executed in vari-coloured gold.