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Wall Box

Description

Rectangular backboard with cauted crest piece with hanging hole, shaped sides which slope from crest to box, a wedge-shaped wood block nailed to backboard; retains traces of grey paint.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1860
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
nailing
pine (wood)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
BOX, WALL
boxes (containers)
Nailed
nailing
Pine
pine (wood)
Dimensions
12.25 x 8.25 x 3 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.831
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2613

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