box, snuff

manufacturer: Bilston

circa 1780-1800
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box, oblong in shape, with rounded sides and slightly convex cover, brass jointed mount, integral hinge to one end, narrow band of tooling to mount. Soft pink exterior base and sides with the top painted decoration of a cock and rustic scence. Interior white. Enamel cover of crowing cock, dawn rustic scene stream and farm building.
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manufacturer: Bilston
Production place
West Midlands, England
Production date
circa 1780-1800
Media description
Bilston enamel
30 x 30 x 60 mm
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This digital record has been made available on TJC Collection Online through the generous support of The Friends of The Johnston Collection and Christine Bell
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