Candle Box

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

1800-1830

GUSN

GUSN-2559

Description

Deep rectangular box with centered rigid carrying handle flanked by two compartments, each with a sliding cover, painted red. (Contains 146 GROSS hand-dipped candles).

Details

Descriptive Terms

candle boxes
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
pine (wood)
Pine
Painted
Box, Candle

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

7 1/2 x 28 x 7 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.687