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Snuffbox

Maker:
P.M.C.
Artist:
Miniatures by Philippe Ernst Schindler (the younger) (1723–1793)
Date:
ca. 1770
Culture:
possibly Austrian, Vienna
Medium:
Gold, enamel
Dimensions:
1 3/4 × 3 3/8 in. (4.4 × 8.6 cm)
Classifications:
Metalwork-Gold and Platinum, Miniatures
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.190.1022
Not on view
Signature: On painting on cover: Schindler

Marking: [1] PM/C (maker's mark)
[2] unidentified mark

Location of marks:
Both marks inside bottom of box and inside cover
J. Pierpont Morgan (until 1917; to MMA)
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