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Snuff Box

A work made of silver.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of silver.

Date:

1752

Artist:

Thomas Dane
American, 1726–1759
Boston

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 166

Department

Arts of the Americas

Artist

Thomas Dane

Title

Snuff Box

Origin

Boston

Date

1747–1757

Medium

Silver

Inscriptions

Engraved on bottom: "Mary Loring / 1752" Impressed mark in a rounded rectangle: "T.Dane"

Dimensions

0.3 × 7 × 5.1 cm (13/16 × 2 3/4 × 2 in.); 53.4 g

Credit Line

Laura S. Matthews Fund

Reference Number

1982.996

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