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Trinket box

2006.44.2257AB (RS102790)

Description

Small circular ceramic box with three feet and lid with turtle finial. Dark blue exterior glaze and bright green interior glaze, turtle finial is also green. Nannie Borden Phillips mark on box bottom.

Details

Maker
Phillips, Nannie Jencks (Borden), 1877-1963 (Maker)
Inscriptions
NBP/3 (Text inscribed inside diamond shaped box)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
clay
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Box, Trinket
boxes (containers)
Probably clay
Dimensions
2 (H), 4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.2257AB
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
174165

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