Box

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1820-1830

GUSN

GUSN-2269

Description

Rectangular form with flat hinged top, painted yellow, decorated with black banding and stencilled with swag and tassels, bunches of flowers, and reverse "S" motifs in red and green.

Details

Descriptive Terms

boxes (containers)
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
stenciling
flowers (plants)
floral patterns
pine (wood)
swags
tassel
Pine
Painted
Stenciled
Swag
Tassel
Flower
BOX

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

6 1/4 x 7 3/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.277