Jewelry box

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1870-1900

GUSN

GUSN-25362

Description

Three-tiered wooden box w/ hinged lid that opens to interior lined in purple silk w/ white trim. Two tiers of drawers swing open on each side. Third tier on drawers is a stationary compartment. Box is footed w/ metal decoration, and applied stamped metal leaf motifs on top and front.

Details

Descriptive Terms

boxes (containers)
metal
silk (textile)
wood (plant material)
Silk
Unidentified Metal
BOX, JEWELRY

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

6.25 x 5.375 (HxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman

Accession Number

1985.495