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Description

Mahogany inlaid box, blue paper interior and small mirror in lid surrounded by white printed cotton w/ fish bone design in black and blue. 2 hinges on back, lock in front. Gilt banding in wood. Central crest.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1880
Inscriptions
Pencil in top of lid: ""M.S. to be copied""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
cotton (textile)
mahogany (wood)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Container
Descriptive terms
BOX
boxes (containers)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
paper (fiber product)
Unidentified Paper
Dimensions
3.5 x 11.25 x 8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.2358
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18270

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