BOX

Date

1890-1900

GUSN

GUSN-13630

Description

Rectangular shape; removable top; exterior covered w/ blue & cream silk woven w/ Oriental floral/tile pattern; top lined w/ yellow paper; bottom lined w/ coral paper & silk; bottom shaped to hold silver flower holder.

Details

Descriptive Terms

boxes (containers)
handmade
paper (fiber product)
silk (textile)
fancy dress
geometric patterns
floral patterns
Silk
Unidentified Paper
Handmade
Geometric Floral
Fancy Dress
BOX

Inscription

Handwritten on bottom of box: Oriental characters.

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.7202.1AB

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