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Snuff box

Title
[Snuff box]
Format
Realia
Published
[19--]
Description
1 snuff box : wood and black lacquer ; 3 1/6" dia. x 5/8" h.
Notes
Title supplied by cataloger.
ISR 1302.
Possibly Bildermeyer period.
Summary
Snuff box with no exterior decoration. A false bottom lining conceals two erotic scenes. The reverse of the lining depicts a woman on a couch having coitus with a standing male. The bottom of the box shows a male and female involved in foreplay.
Kinsey subjects
Art--Germany--20th century.
Covert novelties.
Coitus.
Foreplay.

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Kinsey Institute Library (by appointment only)
Call Number
402R A002.1
Location
Kinsey Institute Library - Art