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Snuff box belonging to Patrick Millar
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Snuff box belonging to Patrick Millar

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Snuff box belonging to Patrick Millar
CO006699
c1900
  • Kirkmahoe
  • Dalswinton
  • Antiquities
  • Photograph
The inscription reads " This Box was the property of the late Patrick Miller [Millar] Esqr. of DALSWINTON. The first practical Adaptor of Steam to Navigation in Octr. 1788 AND WAS PRESENTED AFTER HIS DEATH To Mr. Robert Bryson Watch Maker in Edinr. [Edinburgh] As a mark of Regard for his Merit and Integrity by me the Eldest Son and Representative of the DECEASED Patrick Miller [Millar] EDINBURGH AD1816."