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1970.694 (RS115508)

Description

Rectangular hinged box with bands of various woods. Top has central panel with putti being pulled in a chariot by two goats.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1930
Associated Building
Original to Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.).
Material
burl (wood)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
goat
inlay (process)
olive (wood)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Containers
Descriptive terms
Box
boxes (containers)
burl (wood)
Chariot
chariots (carriages)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Goat
goat
Inlaid
inlay (process)
olive (wood)
Olivewood
Putti
putti (motifs)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
1.625 x 5.5 x 4.125 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.694
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret Carson Holt
GUSN
64500

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