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Snuffbox

Maker:
Myer Myers (1723–1795)
Date:
1760–70
Geography:
Made in New York, New York, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
1 1/16 x 2 7/16 x 2 3/8 in., 81.3 Grams (2.7 x 6.2 x 6 cm, 2.614 Troy Ounces)
Classifications:
Metal, Gold
Credit Line:
Purchase, Mr. and Mrs. Marshall P. Blankarn Gift, 1966
Accession Number:
66.102
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 706
Marking: marked four times on underside and four times on underside of cover: MM (in rectangle)
Harry Burke, Philadelphia, PA; sold to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1966.
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