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Jewelry box

1998.5084 (RS23988)

Description

Green plush velvet jewelry box lined w/ red satin. On top of box in center there is an oval of purple plush velvet. Under lid there is raised area for pins. In base of box there are two smaller compartments opened by pushing iron buttons located inside near pin cushion.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1920
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
iron (metal)
satin
velvet (fabric weave)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
BOX, JEWELRY
boxes (containers)
Iron
iron (metal)
Satin
satin
Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
6.5 x 12 x 7 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5084
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24200

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