Box

Date

1930-1950

GUSN

GUSN-4338

Description

Rectangular box form with domed, hinged lid; covered with brown leather with scrolled and floral tooled and gilt decoration; detached square inner compartment; inside of box completely lined with black watered silk.

Details

Descriptive Terms

boxes (containers)
brass (alloy)
leather
silk (textile)
wood (plant material)
Leather
Brass
Silk
BOX

Inscription

On bottom of box are a pair of stickers, blue with inked in numbers ""230"" ""23/042"" and another, mostly torn off.

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Italy

Dimensions

5 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.636