Sewing Box

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

GUSN

GUSN-52486

Description

Small wooden jewelry box with hinged cover. Mother-of-Pearl enlay on cover. Metal lock with key hole. Interior of covered lined in red fabric, the rest of the box lined with red paper. Lift-out, divided upper tray. Contains small tintype of a girl and small amount of thread and ribbon.

Details

Descriptive Terms

boxes (containers)
wood (plant material)
cloth
paper (fiber product)
ChestChest, SewingChest, Sewing

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Furniture; Storage & Display Furniture

Credit Line

Estate of Miss Edna R. Gardiner

Accession Number

1941.991