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Tobacco box

  • Date:

    1760 (made)

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Europe 1600-1815, Room 2, The Wolfson Gallery, case CA2


1760 (made)


Height: 3.2 cm, Depth: 4.9 cm, Length: 14.8 cm

Descriptive line

Stamped brass, GERMAN (Iserlohn); about 1760. Commemorating the Battle of Torgau, 1760, and the entry of Frederick the Great into Breslau. Signed, GIESE. Formerly part of Neville collection.; Brassware

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Zech, Heike, "'Theatre of War': Two Enamelled Copper Snuffboxes with Maps Relating to the Seven Years' War", The Journal of the Antique Metalware Society, Vol. 18, June 2010, pp. 48-55, ill. p. 54


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