Pair of Snuff Containers
Arts of Africa
Wood with cork lid
late 19th century
a: H: 1.75in. (4.4cm)
b:1 3/4 in. (4.4 cm)
diam: 1 1/8 in. (4.6 cm) (show scale)
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Gift of Thomas A. Eddy
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Two wooden cylindrical containers. One slightly smaller and missing its stopper. Both are carved with deep grooves running in a slightly diagonal direction from top to botton in a clockwise direction.
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