Small example, just 2 ½” diameter to fit the waistcoat pocket. Black japanned papier-mâché. The lid inlaid with pewter border, small flake loss, and central star medallion Minor wear from use. The back with a label removed damaging the surface at that point. Used for snuff only in this size. Pewter inlay on a black japanned body is the most common construction and takes many forms. See Neumann page 245 & 246 for examples.

Stock Number: FNS8977


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All items purchased from Faganarms are accompanied by a signed and dated Certificate of Authenticity with the name of the item and its unique item number for future reference.

Certificates are suitable for display with your item, and can easily be mounted in a 8½" x 5½" frame. Our certificates are printed on an acid free 65lb cardstock. This means your certification will not turn yellow or deteriorate over time.


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