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Sewing box

2006.44.2045 (RS83345)

Description

Chinese gilt-decorated black lacquer octogonal sewing box with two handles. Garden scenes on each side.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
19th century
Inscriptions
AAP
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
lacquer (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
Box, Needlework
lacquer (coating)
needlework (visual works)
sewing boxes
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
6 3/4 x 10 1/2 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.2045
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
170765

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