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1977.757 (RS117073)

Description

Rectangular body with domed top; ring handle on top, hasp closure, and beaded edges; painted orange body with black striping and gold banding on top; black striping on body with floral decoration on front with gold and black flowers and leaves and brown, gold, black and green flowers.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1830
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
iron (metal)
painting (coating)
sheet metal
tinning
Object type
Documentary Artifact
Places
Possibly Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
BOX, DOCUMENT
document containers
Floral
floral patterns
Iron
iron (metal)
Painted
painting (coating)
sheet metal
Tinned
tinning
Dimensions
7.375 x 9.5 x 6.063 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.757
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4550

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