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Pantry Box

1991.148AB (RS35180)

Description

Oval form with fitted lid, five tapering swallowtail finger laps, painted blue-green (slate blue).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1890
Inscriptions
Ink script on paper label on underside: ""S-227 $8.50"".
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
Bentwood
BOX, FOOD-STORAGE
cookware
Painted
painting (coating)
Shaker
storage boxes
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
4 1/2 x 13 1/2 x 9 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.148AB
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2137

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