Slightly domed rectangular hinged lid on conforming box. Painted ochre and freehand painted en grisaille with birds, sprigs and flourishes on all sides. Lined with an 1806 Massachusetts newspaper. Nail construction.
- Associated Building
- Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
- Object type
Massachusetts (United States)
- Descriptive terms
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Possibly pine (wood)
- 5.875 x 11.875 x 7.125 (HxWxD) (inches)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little