Small Box with Attached Cover

Date

1815

GUSN

GUSN-1322

Description

Small, rectangular paper box with attached, vaulted cover. Ivory velvet panel affixed to top of cover. Velvet is painted with red roses and bordered by embossed gilt paper.

Details

Descriptive Terms

boxes (containers)
paper (fiber product)
velvet (fabric weave)
Box
Unidentified Paper
Box

Inscription

"January 1, 1815" (Handwritten on bottom of box and on yellow paper inside box.)

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Containers

Dimensions

2 1/8 x 4 x 2 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Dorothy Horton McGee

Accession Number

1989.32