Ceramic box

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

GUSN

GUSN-222535

Description

Ceramic box with lid. On the lid, in the four corners are flowers and in the center are two lovers. On the sides of the body are more flowers. The edges of the lid are painted gold and so is the top rim of the body.

Details

Descriptive Terms

boxes (containers)
ceramic (material)
paint (coating)
Box

Inscription

"Germany" (The top is a crown, then a shield, and below that is the word "Germany")

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

1 8/16 x 3 9/16 x 1 7/16 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.2651AB