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Trinket box

Description

Small rectangular pine box. Both sides (top and bottom) decorated: one w/ red quiver and bow motif. One w/ blue and green musical motif. Both have floral borders. Wood of one side slides open to reveal interior.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1900
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
BOX, TRINKET
boxes (containers)
Painted
painting (coating)
Pine
pine (wood)
Dimensions
1 x 4.75 x 2.875 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1811
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
17651

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