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On Friday, January 19 the Library will close at 2:30 pm and the Museum will close at 6 pm. On Saturday, January 20 the Museum will open at 3 pm.

Snuffbox

Object Number: 
1946.187ab
Date: 
1800-1900
Medium: 
Pigment, papier-mâché
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7/8 x 3 3/4 in. ( 2.2 x 9.5 cm )
Description: 
Lacquered papier-mâché snuffbox, circular in shape with portrait of military figures on lid.
Gallery Label: 
According to the donor, the subject depicted may be a Polish general.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. Henry O. Havemeyer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group