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Covered Powder or Trinket Box

1949.566AB (RS119683)

Description

Opaline green body. Short cylindrical body with flat bottom. Slightly indented neck with circular mouth to receive slightly domed conforming cover with gilt four-lobed floral element on top enclosed by circular band. Body with gilt banding also.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1865-1900
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
gilding
glass (material)
molding (forming)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
BOX, TRINKET
boxes (containers)
Gilded
gilding
Glass
glass (material)
Molded
molding (forming)
Dimensions
2.125 x 2.875 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.566AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7596

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