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About the object

A well proportioned turned beech tobacco jar, having a loose lid with an oval finial above a conical swept stepped and rounded edge. This is seated on the circular container with two protruding bands with a concave and rounded base. The whole has a pleasing rich colour and patination, with a strong smell of tobacco.

 

English Circa 1880

Dimensions

8½ in. (21.5 cm.) High 5 in. (12.5 cm.) Diameter

Stock number

S/3858