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Document Box

Description

Simple flat rectangular veneered box. Hinged lid. Cutout keyhole on side front, no escutcheon. Steel lock and clasp.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1899
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
brass (alloy)
steel (alloy)
veneering
wood (plant material)
Object type
Documentary Artifact
Descriptive terms
BOX, DOCUMENT
Brass
brass (alloy)
document containers
Steel
steel (alloy)
Veneered
veneering
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
6.625 x 13.688 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1707
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
12572

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