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Snuffboxes
Snuffboxes

Snuffboxes held snuff. Taking snuff was popular long before cigarettes became available. The gentleman or lady would take a small pinch of the ground tobacco or snuff in the fingers, then sniff it and sneeze. Snuffboxes were made of many materials, including gold, silver, enameled metal, and wood. Most snuffboxes date from the late eighteenth or early nineteenth centuries. Snuffboxes have strong hinges so that they could keep out air that would dry out the snuff. Snuff bottles are listed in the Bottle category.

 

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 SnuffboxesHalf Moons Gilt Wash Inside, Curved, Cocks & Bettridge, 2 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 SnuffboxesHorn Molded, Scene Of Opening Of Napoleons Casket On St. Helena 1840, 3 3/4 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 SnuffboxesLacquer Gold Inlays, Cartouche Shape, Chinoiserie Scenes, Black, Louis XV, 1800s, 2 3/4 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 SnuffboxesPapier-Mache Portrait, Lord Byron, Round, 4 1/8 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 SnuffboxesPorcelain Enamel, Classical Scenes, Paste Gem, Flowers, Red, Oval, France, 1800s, 3 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 SnuffboxesPorcelain Enamel, Figures At Work, Flower Sprays, Round, Meissen, 2 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 SnuffboxesPorcelain Enamel, Gilt Bronze, Chinoiserie Scenes, Couple, Bombe Shape, France, c.1760, 3 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 SnuffboxesPorcelain Enamel, Gilt Ribbing, Flower Medallion Lid, Germany, c.1775, 2 1/2 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 SnuffboxesPorcelain Enamel, Gold Mounts, Man’s Portrait, Green, Burgundy Border, Continental, 2 1/2 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 SnuffboxesPorcelain Enamel, Harbor, Chinoiserie Scenes, Gilded Scrolls, 2 3/4 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 SnuffboxesPorcelain Enamel, Multicolor, Harbor Scenes, Figures, Metal Mounts, Germany, 3 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 SnuffboxesSilver Plate Dog, Lying Down, c.1875, 3 1/2 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 SnuffboxesSilver Applied Ribbon Medallion, Doves, Fruit, Spain, 2 3/4 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 SnuffboxesSilver Boys In Field, Engraved, Oval, England, c.17102012Login / Create Account for Price
 SnuffboxesSilver Fish, Articulated Body, Hinged Head, Mouth, Brass Eyes, Marked 830, 4 x 1 1/2 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 SnuffboxesSilver George III, Joseph Taylor, Monogram, c.1804, 2 3/4 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 SnuffboxesSilver Hinged Lid, Scrolls, Bombe Sides, Stamped, Austria1864, 3 1/2 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 SnuffboxesSilver Hinged, Embossed, Napoleon, Wife & Family, 2 1/2 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 SnuffboxesSilver Hunt Scene, Repousse, George III, c.1812, 3 1/2 In. Diam.2012Login / Create Account for Price
 SnuffboxesSilver Rectangular, Flower Border, Hinged Lid, Nathaniel Mills, England, c.1841, 4 x 32 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 SnuffboxesSilver Red Riding Hood Repousse On Lid, Marked AT, Russia, 2 5/8 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 SnuffboxesTortoiseshell Diamond, Gilt Metal Inlay, Shells, Stippled, Black, Oval, 1800s, 3 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 SnuffboxesTortoiseshell Gilt Bronze, Flower Reserves, Oval, Continental, 1800s, 3 1/4 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 SnuffboxesTortoiseshell Painted, Woman Holding Letter, Putti, Doves, Round, 3 x 1 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price
 SnuffboxesTortoiseshell Silver Inlays, Stag Hunt Scene, Riders, IS, Oval1757, 2 5/8 In. 2012Login / Create Account for Price


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