Tin, brass, paint, gold leaf
Overall: 5 1/4 x 8 3/4 x 7 1/4 in. ( 13.3 x 22.2 x 18.4 cm )
Japanned tin tobacco holder with gold, white, and red floral decoration on black ground; oval container with serpentine edge attached to base shaped like a tray, with four rudimentary paw feet on underside; flat lid with slight downward curve and urn-shaped brass finial; sheet metal insert with ring handle.
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
The Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.