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1991.277 (RS21539)

Description

Rectangular form with flat hinged top, painted yellow, decorated with black banding and stencilled with swag and tassels, bunches of flowers, and reverse "S" motifs in red and green.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1830
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
stenciling
Object type
Container
Descriptive terms
BOX
boxes (containers)
floral patterns
Flower
flowers (plants)
Painted
painting (coating)
Pine
pine (wood)
Stenciled
stenciling
Swag
swags
Tassel
tassel
Dimensions
6 1/4 x 7 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.277
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2269

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