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Flatware case

Description

Lidded red leather and wood cutlery box with sloping front, brass fittings and stamped gold floral decoration.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1800
Possibly
Location of origin
United States
Associated Building
Original To Nickels-Sortwell House (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
gold leaf
wood (plant material)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
brass (alloy)
Case, Flatware
flatware cases
gold leaf
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
11 1/2 x 6 1/4 x 5 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1958.331
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances Sortwell
GUSN
290508

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