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Trinket Box

Description

Metal turtle-shaped box, shell hinged on side.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1868-1933
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
bronze (metal)
metal
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
BOX, TRINKET
boxes (containers)
Bronze
bronze (metal)
Chelonia
figure- and animal-derived motifs
metal
Turtle
Unidentified Metal
Dimensions
1.5 x 2.875 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.864
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5561

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