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Description

Small white oblong box (A) with a cut flower and leaf design on the cover (B).

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"The beautiful box-top is / executed with a penknife, / by two young ladies, the / daughters of a deceased officer, by which means / they are endeavoring to obtain a livelihood." (Printed on small label affixed to interior of box cover.)
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Containers
Descriptive terms
Box
boxes (containers)
paper (fiber product)
Accession Number
1932.465AB
Credit Line
Gift of Miss M. Louise Dewey
GUSN
34860

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