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1991.946 (RS21481)

Description

Grain-painted rectangular box, umber over yellow vinegar/putty style decoration lift top with original hinges, dust lip inside, dove tailed construction.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1840
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
American linden (wood)
graining
pine (wood)
Object type
Container
Descriptive terms
American linden (wood)
Basswood
BOX
boxes (containers)
graining
Painted
Pine
pine (wood)
Dimensions
6.563 x 17.625 x 8.625 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.946
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2721

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