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Domed top Box

Description

Large, dome-top box/trunk with brown graining over red; yellow swags and striping on face and sides of chestnut (top and bottom) with pine sides; split top.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1840
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
chestnut (wood)
graining
hand-painted
painting (image-making)
pine (wood)
Object type
Container
Descriptive terms
BOX
boxes (containers)
Chestnut
chestnut (wood)
graining
hand-painted
Painted
painting (image-making)
Pine
pine (wood)
Dimensions
15 x 27.75 x 15 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.432
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11079

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