Gold and blue painted tin box with flip-top; hunting scene with castle, horses, man, dogs, forest.
Original cataloging specifies mid to late 20th C. However, the manufacturer was founded in 1889, so I revised the date to reflect the possibilty it might have been made earlier.
"Rallsen / H. BAHLSENS / KEKSFARIK K.G. / HANNOVER / 55/08 / X" ("KEKSFARIK" appears to be a mispelling of Keksfabrik. )
- Associated Building
- Original To Gropius House (Lincoln, Mass.).
- Object type
- Household Accessory
- Descriptive terms
- 6 1/4 x 9 1/8 x 3 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Bequest of Ise Gropius