The Snuff Tobacco Reference

Matteo Bertarelli the Amsterdam Snuff Maker

Matteo Bertarelli (spelled variously) was an Amsterdam snuff maker and merchant who operated out of the Oude Teertuinen. His daughter would in 1793 marry a certain Joseph Anton Franz Bolongaro.


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  2. Naamregister; &c. G. S. Leeneman van der Kroe. Year 1815; Page 9. C. 1815.
  3. A Pinch of Snuff. Benson Earle Hill. Pages 21–22. 1840. Digitised version