These small boxes were often carried by well-to-do ladies and gentlemen as a reflection of their status and power. The artisans went to great lengths to create these tiny masterpieces- using the most expensive materials and hand decorations to create the biggest impact.
An oriental garden themed scene graces the front of this large snuff box, while a floral scene enhances the back of the box.
Bottom carries the message, "Limoges, France Hand Painted for Tiffany&Company" as well as a two marks inside the box.
Dimensions: 2 3/4"w x 4"t x 1 3/4"d