Trinket Box

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1900-1991

GUSN

GUSN-50583

Description

Of rectangular form with a ringed lid and gilt wash. It is incised and has a Renaissance style decoration. It is heightened with red, blue, green and gold paint.

Details

Descriptive Terms

boxes (containers)
wash technique
gilding
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Renaissance Revival
Painted
Gilt Wash
Renaissance Revival
BOX, TRINKET

Associated Building

Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Italy

Dimensions

2 x 4 x 3 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Amelia W. Little

Accession Number

1986.9