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Trinket Box

Description

Med brown; ovl; stylized dragon hndls, lid wedges btwn; spiral mtf

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1885-1914
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
birch (wood)
carving (processes)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
Birch
birch (wood)
BOX, TRINKET
boxes (containers)
Carved
carving (processes)
Dragon
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Spiral
spirals (geometric figures)
Dimensions
4.625 x 8.25 x 3 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.2988
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
72549

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