Trinket Box

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1880-1890

GUSN

GUSN-66444

Description

Rectangular; rounded; domed hinged lid; cast copper dec; 4thimbles inside

Details

Descriptive Terms

boxes (containers)
brass (alloy)
casting (process)
copper (metal)
baskets (containers)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Aves (class)
frogs (animals)
floral patterns
Brass
Copper
Slip Cast
Bird
Frog
Spray
Fruit Basket
BOX, TRINKET

Associated Building

Original to Sarah Orne Jewett House (South Berwick, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

1.25 x 2.125 x 1.875 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Elizabeth L.P. Richardson

Accession Number

1966.1982