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Writing Case

Description

Lt brown; rectangular; hngd lid, compartmented; incised swallow

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1885-1914
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
incising
wood (plant material)
Object type
Written Communication T&E
Descriptive terms
CASE, WRITING
cases (containers)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Incised
incising
perching birds
Swallow
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
1.375 x 9 x 2.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1969.3122
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
72583

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