Triple Box with Lid

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1840-1880

GUSN

GUSN-2270

Description

A: Lid B: Top box C: Center box D: Base box Three rectangular boxes joined together in tiers, with sliding cover, each carved from solid wood, chip-carved, painted solid green and decorated in two other colors. (See accession file for more detailed description.)

Details

Descriptive Terms

boxes (containers)
carving (processes)
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
pine (wood)
Pine
Carved
Painted
BOX

Associated Building

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

Additional Identification Number

1991.278

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Container

Dimensions

8 1/2 x 7 1/4 x 5 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.278A-D