Nguni. <em>Pair of Snuff Containers</em>, late 19th century. Wood with cork lid, a: H: 1.75in. (4.4cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Thomas A. Eddy, 22.1070a-b. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.22.1070a-b_front_PS5.jpg)

Pair of Snuff Containers


Medium: Wood with cork lid

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:late 19th century

Dimensions: a: H: 1.75in. (4.4cm) diam: 1.8in.(4.6cm b:1 3/4 in. (4.4 cm) diam: 1 1/8 in. (4.6 cm)


Accession Number: 22.1070a-b

Image: CUR.22.1070a-b_front_PS5.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
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. Condition: Good

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