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Trinket Box

1992.535AB (RS20904)

Description

Small, round treenware (maple?) box and cover, its body and short and squat with sides widely curved inward, its fitted and locking cover incised with rings and with an incarved rectangular handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1800
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
maple (wood)
treenware
turning (shaping process)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
BOX, TRINKET
boxes (containers)
Maple
Possibly maple (wood)
Treenware
treenware
Turned
turning (shaping process)
Dimensions
1 1/2 x 3 1/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.535AB
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
10643

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