Snuffbox decorated with a portrait of George IV by Samuel Raven

Circular snuffbox of black papier mache; the lid is decorated with a portrait of George IV signed S Raven.

Details

Medium:
Papier mache
Dimensions:
14 cm
Acquired in:
1928
Presented by:
P A S Phillips through The Art Fund

In the lid is an inscription: 'J Machin Union Commercial Room. S Raven pinxt'.

Venue details

V&A (Victoria and Albert Museum) Cromwell Road, London London SW7 2RL 020 7942 2000 www.vam.ac.uk

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