Trinket box

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

GUSN

GUSN-174165

Description

Small circular ceramic box with three feet and lid with turtle finial. Dark blue exterior glaze and bright green interior glaze, turtle finial is also green. Nannie Borden Phillips mark on box bottom.

Details

Descriptive Terms

boxes (containers)
clay
Box, Trinket

Inscription

NBP/3 (Text inscribed inside diamond shaped box)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Maker

Phillips, Nannie Jencks (Borden), 1877-1963 (Maker)

Dimensions

2 (H), 4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.2257AB