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Snuff mull


Silver-mounted horn snuff-mull with a tapering horn body, octagonal in section, and an applied circular base, inscribed "A gift from a friend to James Buchanan of Kirenach", c. 1715

Museum reference

H.MEQ 1554

Object name

Snuff mull


c. 1715


Horn, Silver

Physical description

Horn, silver mounts


Previous owner: James Buchanan of Kirenach


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