Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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snuff box
  • unknown Shona maker
  • snuff box, late 1800s–1908
  • Where object was made: Union of South Africa (present-day South Africa)
  • wood, leather
  • Object Length/Width: 9.5 x 2.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 3 3/4 x 1 in
  • Gift of Claude D. Brown
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0880

This is an oblong wooden snuff container with a leather tie on the side.