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Cigar box

Object Number: 
INV.7650
Date: 
1800-1830
Medium: 
Tortoise shell, brass, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/4 x 4 3/8 x 2 in. ( 3.2 x 11.1 x 5.1 cm )
Description: 
Rectangular tortoise shell box with molded, curving sides and hinged lid; lid decorated with inlaid metal wires.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group