Box

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-34860

Description

Small white oblong box (A) with a cut flower and leaf design on the cover (B).

Details

Descriptive Terms

boxes (containers)
paper (fiber product)
Box
Box

Inscription

"The beautiful box-top is / executed with a penknife, / by two young ladies, the / daughters of a deceased officer, by which means / they are endeavoring to obtain a livelihood." (Printed on small label affixed to interior of box cover.)

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Miss M. Louise Dewey

Accession Number

1932.465AB