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

Dimensions

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

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1342AB