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Trinket Box

1942.1715 (RS115061)

Description

Oval toleware box with hinged, stepped lid. Red and gold chinoiserie decoration.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1760-1800
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
tinware
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Box, Trinket
boxes (containers)
Painted
Tin
tinware
Dimensions
3 x 6.5 x 4.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.1715
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
61126

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