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Description

Rectangular shape; removable top; exterior covered w/ blue & cream silk woven w/ Oriental floral/tile pattern; top lined w/ yellow paper; bottom lined w/ coral paper & silk; bottom shaped to hold silver flower holder.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1900
Inscriptions
Handwritten on bottom of box: Oriental characters.
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
handmade
paper (fiber product)
silk (textile)
Object type
Container
Descriptive terms
BOX
boxes (containers)
fancy dress
Fancy Dress
floral patterns
Geometric Floral
geometric patterns
Handmade
handmade
paper (fiber product)
Silk
silk (textile)
Unidentified Paper
Accession Number
1969.7202.1AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
13630
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