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Description

Rectangular box w/ hinged lid w/ chamfered front edge; covered w/ block-printed wallpaper patterned w/ large scallop-edged leaves in brown w/ blue vines and bittersweet outline on white ground. (An earlier layer of wallpaper underneath) Iron hook and eye. Underside of cover painted green.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1860
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
iron (metal)
pine (wood)
wallpapers
Object type
Container
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
BOX
boxes (containers)
Iron
iron (metal)
Pine
pine (wood)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
Dimensions
7 x 19.5 x 11 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.281
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50769

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