Document Box

Date

ca. 1830

GUSN

GUSN-4550

Description

Rectangular body with domed top; ring handle on top, hasp closure, and beaded edges; painted orange body with black striping and gold banding on top; black striping on body with floral decoration on front with gold and black flowers and leaves and brown, gold, black and green flowers.

Details

Descriptive Terms

document containers
painting (coating)
sheet metal
iron (metal)
tinning
floral patterns
Iron
Tinned
Painted
Floral
BOX, DOCUMENT

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

7.375 x 9.5 x 6.063 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.757

Places

Possibly Maine (United States)
Possibly