Pantry or Utility Box
Oval, bentwood box with fitted cover and two pointedd finger laps held by iron nails; painted light blue, top carved with leafy tulip design and inscription; leafy scrolls incised around one side of cover band.
Incised/carved on box top: ""M M"" and date ""1747"".
- Associated Building
- Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
- Object type
- Household Accessory
- Descriptive terms
- 2 1/2 x 5 7/8 x 5 (HxWxD) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little