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Description

Small oval bentwood form with fitted lid, three tapering "finger" laps held with brass tacks, painted red.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1860
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
maple (wood)
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
Object type
Container
Places
Possibly New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
BOX
boxes (containers)
Maple
maple (wood)
Painted
painting (coating)
Pine
pine (wood)
Shaker
Shaker (Christian sect)
Dimensions
1.125 x 3.25 x 2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.774
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
10878

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