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Description

Ovoid silver box with shaped tortoise shell lid. Lid is molded into bust of woman with hair up on top of her head. Found on shelf with drawstring fabric bag labeled "SHREVE CRUMP & LOW CO." Bag is unnumbered and is not mentioned in accession book.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"4328-28" (scratched)
Material
silver (metal)
tortoise shell
Object type
Container
Descriptive terms
Box
boxes (containers)
silver (metal)
tortoise shell
Dimensions
5/8 x 2 1/4 x 3 3/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1993.836
Credit Line
Bequest of Eleanor Fayerweather
GUSN
175468

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