Box

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1790-1800

GUSN

GUSN-2224

Description

Rectangular form with sliding cover, unpainted.

Details

Descriptive Terms

boxes (containers)
carving (processes)
pine (wood)
pine (wood)
Pine
Carved
BOX

Inscription

Incised on top cover: ""MXT"" Incised on one side: ""Feb, 5th 1795"", with symbols on other side (see accession file for sketches).

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.233