Document Box

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1820-1840

GUSN

GUSN-61155

Description

Rectangular toleware box with hinged lid. Red, gold, and black exterior decoration with shell and floral motif. Green interior with three compartments.

Details

Descriptive Terms

document containers
tinware
painting (coating)
Box, Document

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

5 1/2 x 9 3/4 x 6 7/8 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

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

Accession Number

1942.1745