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Small Tin with Hinged Cover and Mirror

1926.309 (RS220409)

Description

Small, rectangular tin box with hinged cover pressed with oval floral medallion. Bottom is also hinged, covering mirror with gold frame. Box appears to be painted an olive green color. Possibly a lady's patch box.

Details

Maker
unknown
Material
mirrors
molding (forming)
tin (metal)
Object type
Containers
Descriptive terms
boxes (containers)
Can
containers (receptacles)
mirrors
molding (forming)
Tin
tin (metal)
tins (containers)
Dimensions
1/2 x 2 x 1 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1926.309
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. George S. Selfridge
GUSN
308888

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