Skip to content

Search Collections

Knife Box

Description

Red and blue wooden grain-painted knife box with turned handle and slanted sides; nail-construction with square-headed nails.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1850
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
graining
wood (plant material)
Object type
Container
Descriptive terms
Box
Grained
graining
knife cases
Wood
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
3 3/4 x 12 3/4 x 8 1/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.676
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2548

Comments