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1998.2355 (RS24220)

Description

Dark green paper covered box w/ center gilt decoration of lion and unicorn w/ shield, Royal Arms. Border pressed floral/scroll decoration. 2 hinges and front clasp w/ button. Inside lined in lime green paper w/ twig and berry print in brown.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1880
Inscriptions
Pressed in Royal Arms design: ""Dieu et Mon Droit""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
paper (fiber product)
pressing
wood (plant material)
Object type
Container
Descriptive terms
BOX
boxes (containers)
Brass
brass (alloy)
paper (fiber product)
Pressed
pressing
Royal Arms
Unidentified Paper
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
2.125 x 11.5 x 8.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.2355
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18267

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