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Snuff box

The lid has been transfer printed in grey and is from an engraving by Ravenet after Gwin. Britannia can be seen standing to the left supporting a shield with the arms of the Duke of Dorset. She holds out her hand to Hinernia - seated with a distaff in her hand and an Irish harp by her side. Inside the lid is a portrait of the the Duke of Dorset (1688-1765) who was Lord Lieutenant of Ireland from 1…