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Description

Rectangular hngd lid; red with floral design; reinfrcd crnrs, edges

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Label
In exhibit "Boxes: Open and Shut" at SPNEA's One Bowdoin Square Gallery May 15, 2001 to October 2001. The exhibit then traveled to Hancock Shaker Village in Pittsfield, MA where objects were on display from November 2001 to May 6, 2002.
Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1849
Associated Building
Used At 168 Marlborough Street. Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
brass (alloy)
camphorwood (wood)
leather
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Personal Gear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
accessories
Brass
brass (alloy)
Camphor
camphorwood (wood)
case furniture
floral patterns
Flower
flowers (plants)
leather
Leather
Painted
painting (coating)
TRUNK
trunks (containers)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
13 x 30 5/8 x 15 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.3080.1
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
72556

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