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Snuff Box and Tube
Snuff Box and Tube
Date:
1910–1920
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Horn, Wood, Metal - Copper, Brass, Hide
Dimensions:
2 3/4 x 3 1/2 x 1 1/2 in.
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Culture/People:
Eskimo
Accession Number:
2007.21.132
Acquisition Date:
2007-06-21
Credit Line:

Bequest of Thomas G. Fowler

Snuff container fashioned from a segment of horn with fitted wooden bottom and top. A snuff tube of brass is fastened to the container top with the use of a strip of hide. Two copper bands encircle the top and bottom rims of the horn container on the exterior.