Razor Box

Date

1765

GUSN

GUSN-2223

Description

Long narrow pine box, painted black, covered with leather (for sharpening) on one side and both ends; sliding cover with thumb hole; interior unfinished, carved to fit razors.

Details

Descriptive Terms

boxes (containers)
leather
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
pine (wood)
Pine
Leather
Painted
BOX, SHAVING

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

1.5 x 2 x 14 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.232