Box

Date

1830-1860

GUSN

GUSN-10878

Description

Small oval bentwood form with fitted lid, three tapering "finger" laps held with brass tacks, painted red.

Details

Descriptive Terms

boxes (containers)
maple (wood)
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
maple (wood)
pine (wood)
Shaker (Christian sect)
Painted
Maple
Pine
Shaker
BOX

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

1.125 x 3.25 x 2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1992.774

Places

Possibly New York state (United States)
possibly