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Toiletry box

Description

Red leather covered box w/ gold banding for toiletry set, gold satin interior. Bottom of box had brighter, grained leather and no banding. Front lock w/ flip switch. Inner satin lining edged w/ gold braiding.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1890
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
leather
satin
Object type
Container
Descriptive terms
BOX
boxes (containers)
Brass
brass (alloy)
leather
Leather
Satin
satin
Dimensions
2.75 x 12 x 5.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.2346
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18256

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