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Jewelry box

Description

Pine jewelry box w/ mahogany wood overlay and inlay. Inside the box's bottom is covered w/ blue paper and the top w/ a blue/green fragment design. Green diamond paper work design surrounds the mirror in the cover. A nautical theme cardboard inset w/ compartments of various sizes is designed to hold jewelry.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1880
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
mahogany (wood)
pine (wood)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
BOX, JEWELRY
boxes (containers)
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
Pine
pine (wood)
Dimensions
3.5 x 11.125 x 8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.2325
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18235

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