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Trinket Box

Description

Brown; circular , slightly domed lid; spiral flower with border

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1820
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
copper (metal)
inlay (process)
tortoise shell
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
BOX, TRINKET
boxes (containers)
Copper
copper (metal)
Inlaid
inlay (process)
Shell
tortoise shell
Dimensions
1 (H), 2.25 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.3841
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
57054

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