Pewter snuff box with depiction of train

Made:
1830-1840 in England
maker:
Unidentified

Science Museum Group

Snuff box, pewter, with embossed representation of 0-2-2 locomotive and 1st class railway carriage on lid, in foliate border, English, c.1835, ex GP Keen Collection. Overall: 10 mm x 71 mm x 45 mm.

Details

Category:
Miscellanea & Curiosities
Object Number:
1993-7305
type:
snuff box
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • container - receptacle
  • snuff container
credit:
Halifax Property Services