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Snuff Box

Oval golden box decorated with geometrical pattern and pearls, embracing a polychrome enamel miniature of a boy feeding birds.
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  • Oval golden box decorated with geometrical pattern and pearls, embracing a polychrome enamel miniature of a boy feeding birds.

Date:

Early 19th century

Artist:

Jacob Frisard
Austrian, 1753-1812
T. F. Heil
Austrian, Unknown

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Applied Arts of Europe

Artist

Jacob Frisard

Title

Snuff Box

Origin

Austria

Date

1800–1825

Medium

Gold, enamel, pearl

Dimensions

3.5 × 8.9 × 5.9 cm (1 3/8 × 3 1/2 × 2 5/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Harry H. Blum

Reference Number

1956.178

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