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Triple Box with Lid

1991.278A-D (RS21133)

Description

A: Lid B: Top box C: Center box D: Base box Three rectangular boxes joined together in tiers, with sliding cover, each carved from solid wood, chip-carved, painted solid green and decorated in two other colors. (See accession file for more detailed description.)

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1880
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
carving (processes)
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
Object type
Container
Descriptive terms
BOX
boxes (containers)
Carved
carving (processes)
Painted
painting (coating)
Pine
pine (wood)
Dimensions
8 1/2 x 7 1/4 x 5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.278A-D
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2270

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