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Jewelry box

1986.390 (RS25568)

Description

Rectangular form w/ hinged lid covered in med. blue leather and embossed in gilt w/ meander band about top edge and w/ monogram "A.W.L." at top center. Brass oval lock plate. Interior fitted w/ lift-out tray; lined in blue moire.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1930-1960
Inscriptions
Impressed on top and back: Top: ""A.W.L."" Back: ""RUMPP/ W. WINSHIP/ BOSTON.""
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
leather
silk (textile)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
BOX, JEWELRY
boxes (containers)
leather
Leather
Silk
silk (textile)
Dimensions
2.75 x 5.75 x 4.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.390
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50810

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