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Ceramic box

Description

Ceramic box with lid. On the lid, in the four corners are flowers and in the center are two lovers. On the sides of the body are more flowers. The edges of the lid are painted gold and so is the top rim of the body.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"Germany" (The top is a crown, then a shield, and below that is the word "Germany")
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
ceramic (material)
paint (coating)
Object type
Container
Descriptive terms
Box
boxes (containers)
ceramic (material)
paint (coating)
Dimensions
1 8/16 x 3 9/16 x 1 7/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.2651AB
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
222535

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