Herb Box with Cover
Round bentwood form with fitted cover with single "fingered" lap. Box with single wide "fingered" lap; a "Harvard" lap configuration (one pointing right, one pointing left). Painted dark green; top decorated with circular, light green, reserve with polychrome sprig of roses enclosed by darker green ring.
Ink in script at underside of cover: Richmond. August, 1799
- Associated Building
- Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
- Object type
- Food Processing T&E
- Descriptive terms
- 2 3/4 (H), 7 (diameter) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little