An oak coffin-shaped box with mahogany lid. Lid with diagonal split, and hinged around pin. Metal studs nailed around edges of coffin and lid. Handwritten note, inscribed: 'Snuff 10/- oak base'. Also handwritten sticker: '2 marks on lid not from cigarette but from use snuff oak...'.
An item from the Pamela Ward Collection, left to the National Trust in the will of Miss Ward in 1994
Marks and inscriptions
2 marks on lid not from cigarette but from use snuff oak... (sticker)