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Box with Lid

Description

Round box made of birch bark with lid, embroidered on lid and box with dyed moose hair in a floral pattern.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1880
Location of origin
Eastern Canada; Lincoln, MA
Object type
Containers
Descriptive terms
Box
boxes (containers)
Dimensions
2 (H), 3 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.19159AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
103402
Exhibition Notes
"Boxes, Open and Shut" Presented by the Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities, May through September, 2001.

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