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SNUFF MULL

Made by: Unknown

Currently in storage


About this object

The horn has a natural gentle curve. The flat cover is mounted with two thistles carved with leaves. It has a plain silver hinge. On the front is a round shield.

Category:
containers
Object name:
SNUFF MULL
Made from:
Horn -- silver
Made in:
SCOTLAND
Date made:
1813-1814
Size:
12.7 cm (5 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
36.85
Class:
HORN
Signature marks:
MARK; MONOGRAM on hinge: thistle; tower; letter G?; illegible makers name; on shield: M
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973