Trinket Box and Lid

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1820-1840

GUSN

GUSN-11086

Description

Oval Shaker-style tinket box (B) with pointed laps. The ground is painted yellow with a black stylized floral decoration on the lid (B)and black splashes to the sides. It is a maple box with the lid possibly made from ash. There are also some wooden pegs, copper tacks and other metal tacks.

Details

Descriptive Terms

boxes (containers)
ash (wood)
bentwood
copper (metal)
maple (wood)
metal
painting (coating)
floral patterns
maple (wood)
Ash
Copper
Unidentified Metal
Bentwood
Painted
Floral
Maple
BOX, TRINKET

Associated Building

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

Additional Identification Number

1991.1491A
1991.1491B

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

2 1/8 x 6 1/2 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1491AB

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