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[AC] Mead Art Museum at Amherst College; [HC] Hampshire College Art Gallery;
[HD] Historic Deerfield; [MH] Mount Holyoke College Art Museum; [MH SK] The Joseph Allen Skinner Museum at Mount Holyoke College; [SC] Smith College Museum of Art; [UM] University Museum of Contemporary Art at UMASS Amherst


Title:Vanitas Snuff Box in the Shape of a Skull
Date Made:ca. 1740-1760
Materials:carved and polished burl wood with brass hinge and catch plate
Measurements:6.5 cm
Accession Number:  SC 2021.36
Credit Line:Purchased with the Carol Ramsay Chandler Fund

Snuffbox decorated on top of lide with expulsion of Adam and Even from the Garden of Eden; hollow; anatomcally accurate skull, including suture lines

skulls; vanitas

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