Trinket Box

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1934-1967

GUSN

GUSN-6554

Description

Cylindrical cann shaped box has light blue underglaze, hand painted "crackled ice" pattern over entire surface; conforming slight domed circular cover fits over indented flanged mouth of body.

Details

Descriptive Terms

boxes (containers)
crackling
painting (image-making)
hand-painted
porcelain
underglazing
Porcelain
Underglazed
Painted
Crackled
BOX, TRINKET

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Japan

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

2.5 (H), 2.75 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1342AB

Places

Possibly