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Flatware Tray

1942.1727 (RS115072)

Description

Rectangular leather covered knife box with hinged canted lid. Red floral motif with coat of arms. Red liner.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1780
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
embossing
leather
velvet (fabric weave)
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Embossed
embossing
leather
Leather
Tray, Flatware
trays
Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
People and organizations
Chigi, Cardinal Prince
Gardner, Isabella Stewart, 1840-1924
Dimensions
10.75 x 7.75 x 5.625 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.1727
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
61137

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