Trinket Box

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1760-1800

GUSN

GUSN-61126

Description

Oval toleware box with hinged, stepped lid. Red and gold chinoiserie decoration.

Details

Descriptive Terms

boxes (containers)
tinware
Tin
Painted
Box, Trinket

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

3 x 6.5 x 4.75 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

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

Accession Number

1942.1715