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Trinket Box

Description

Rectangular; rounded; domed hinged lid; cast copper dec; 4thimbles inside

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
Associated Building
Original to Sarah Orne Jewett House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
casting (process)
copper (metal)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Aves (class)
baskets (containers)
Bird
BOX, TRINKET
boxes (containers)
Brass
brass (alloy)
casting (process)
Copper
copper (metal)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
floral patterns
Frog
frogs (animals)
Fruit Basket
Slip Cast
Spray
Dimensions
1.25 x 2.125 x 1.875 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1966.1982
Credit Line
Gift of Elizabeth L.P. Richardson
GUSN
66444

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