Trinket Box

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1825-1849

GUSN

GUSN-61171

Description

Circular toleware box with straight sides and hinged lid. Red and gold decoration with chinoiserie motif.

Details

Descriptive Terms

boxes (containers)
tinware
painting (coating)
tin (metal)
Tin
Painted
Box, Trinket

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

3 x 5 (HxD) (inches)

Credit Line

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

Accession Number

1942.1760