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an enclosure within a courtroom, e.g. witness box, where the witness sits, or the press box, where the press sit, or the jury box, where the jury sits.
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One employee was reputed to have regularly earned the large sum of pounds 3 10s a week by painting 3360 snuff-boxes.
As a result from new mixtures and from experiments with clays, he produced his imitations of agates, marbles and tortoiseshells, which were sold to the hardware men of Sheffield and Birmingham as suitable for knife-handles, snuff-boxes and similar small articles.
Silver betrothal rings called `fede' were made-up of a clasped-hand emblem, although other betrothal gifts included snuff-boxes or heart shaped brooches.