Wall Box

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1820-1860

GUSN

GUSN-2613

Description

Rectangular backboard with cauted crest piece with hanging hole, shaped sides which slope from crest to box, a wedge-shaped wood block nailed to backboard; retains traces of grey paint.

Details

Descriptive Terms

boxes (containers)
nailing
pine (wood)
pine (wood)
Pine
Nailed
BOX, WALL

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

12.25 x 8.25 x 3 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.831