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Trinket Box

Description

Cylindrical box with a flat bottom and top; the lid has a blue glass bead finial; the surface is mottled with brown and red.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1920-1940
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear; Personal Carrying & Storage Gear
Descriptive terms
Box, Accessory
Box, Trinket
boxes (containers)
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
4 1/8 (H), 5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.2302.1
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
59167

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