Wood, metal, ivory
Overall: 1 7/8 x 5 3/4 x 1 3/8 in. ( 4.8 x 14.6 x 3.5 cm )
Carved wooden snuffbox in the shape of a shoe; decorated with inlaid metal wire and bands and scrolls; hinged lid bears oval ivory medallion carved with profile of king with a crown.
Purchased from Elie Nadelman, 1937
typed: paper label affixed to interior: "1955/Fr"
The Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.