Trinket Box

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1875-1899

GUSN

GUSN-59205

Description

Dk. patina, traces red; rectangular ; ball feet & lock; renaissance dec.

Details

Descriptive Terms

boxes (containers)
brass (alloy)
engraving (printing process)
painting (coating)
Brass
Painted
Stipple Engraved
BOX, TRINKET

Associated Building

Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.),

Maker

E. F. Caldavery & Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

NY, USA

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

3 x 5.125 x 4.75 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann

Accession Number

1942.2770

Places

New York state (United States)