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1991.233 (RS20926)

Description

Rectangular form with sliding cover, unpainted.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1800
Inscriptions
Incised on top cover: ""MXT"" Incised on one side: ""Feb, 5th 1795"", with symbols on other side (see accession file for sketches).
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
carving (processes)
pine (wood)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
BOX
boxes (containers)
Carved
carving (processes)
Pine
pine (wood)
Dimensions
1 3/4 x 3 3/4 x 2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.233
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2224

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