James Monroe's snuffbox.

James Monroe’s snuffbox.

Dimensions: 0.75 inches in height, 1 inch in width, and 2.25 inches in length

Date Range: circa 1800

Description: This snuffbox is constructed of burled wood and has a hinged top. The top has a raised diamond shaped area with inlaid diamond-shaped ivory and wood pieces.

3-D Scanning Process: The MakerBot was used to scan this object. Even though it is a small object, the MakerBot did pick up some detail which you can see.

Exhibit: To view this object in context, click here.