- "—Extra points for how pretty the snuffbox was, points off if it still has whiskers."
- —The Transfiguration exam in 1991
A Snuffbox is a decorative box that often contained powder that a witch would use as cosmetics.
At the end of term Transfiguration practical exam in 1991, they were instructed to turn a mouse into a snuffbox. Extra points for how pretty the snuffbox was, points off if it still has whiskers.
A snuffbox made of silver, filled with Wartcap Powder, bit Sirius Black during the summer cleanup of Number 12 Grimmauld Place.
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