Tin Candle Box with

Collection Type

  • Lighting

Date

1800-1830

GUSN

GUSN-3322

Description

The candle box is of tubular form with convex ends on a hinged lid. The lid is ornamented with raised octogonal reserve. It hangs from two pierced tapered tabs.

Details

Descriptive Terms

candle boxes
soldering
tin (metal)
Tin
Soldered
Box, Candle

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

7 x 14 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.1108