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1942.1745 (RS31162)

Description

Rectangular toleware box with hinged lid. Red, gold, and black exterior decoration with shell and floral motif. Green interior with three compartments.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1840
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Material
painting (coating)
tinware
Object type
Documentary Artifact
Descriptive terms
Box, Document
document containers
painting (coating)
tinware
Dimensions
5 1/2 x 9 3/4 x 6 7/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.1745
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
61155

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