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1969.3299 (RS8369)

Description

Carved wooden box with hinged lid, forget me knot flower carved on lid.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1880
Inscriptions
Bottom: "Mother" Paper: Necklace of one of Aunt Mary's / babies" (Pencil)
Location of origin
American
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
BOX, PATCH
patch boxes
Dimensions
5/8 in x 1 3/4 in x 1 1/2 in (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.3299
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
103198

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