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Description

Snuffbox carved from a polished nut, with four medallions on the sides with Jacobite busts in classical attire and the two female figures of Justice and Mercy on the lid: Engish or Scottish, mid-18th century

Museum reference

H.NQ 399

Collection

Decorative and Applied Art

Object name

Snuffbox

Production information

Unknown
England, EUROPE
Unknown
Scotland, EUROPE

Date

Early 18th century

Materials

Nut

Physical description

Nut, polished

Associations

Depicted: Mercy
Depicted: Justice
Depicted: Jacobites

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