Tobacco Box

Made By: American

Date: ca. 1750
Medium: tin
Dimensions:
Overall: 1 3/16 x 3 1/16 x 2 13/16 in. (3 x 7.8 x 7.2 cm)
Classification: DEC ARTS
Credit Line: Museum purchase, Ruth Sabin Weston Fund
Object number: 65.19
Inscribed: inscribed on lid: Tobacco good within I have/ though its not good for every knave -/ my friends only I supply/ let beging [sic] fellows go and buy/ EPHRAIM WILLIAMS/ 1750
Terms
  • container
  • tobacco
Not on view
Exhibitions:The Anxiety of Influence: European and American Art, 1689-1913