Box with Lid

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1850-1880

GUSN

GUSN-103402

Description

Round box made of birch bark with lid, embroidered on lid and box with dyed moose hair in a floral pattern.

Details

Descriptive Terms

boxes (containers)
Box
Box

Additional Identification Number

3130

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Eastern Canada; Lincoln, MA

Object Type

Containers

Dimensions

2 (H), 3 1/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.19159AB

Exhibition Notes

"Boxes, Open and Shut" Presented by the Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities, May through September, 2001.