Tortoiseshell snuff box with portrait of Caroline Bonaparte

Made:
1800-1820 in France
maker:
Unattributed

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Tortoiseshell snuff box, circular, detachable lid with hand painted portrait of Caroline Bonaparte, probably made in France, 1800-1820

Details

Category:
Smoking
Object Number:
A47861
Materials:
lid lining, brass, rim, gold and tortoiseshell
type:
snuff box
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • container - receptacle
  • snuff container

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