Trinket Box

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1870-1900

GUSN

GUSN-66605

Description

Narrow, rectangular, detached lid, ebony ground, inlaid gold

Details

Descriptive Terms

boxes (containers)
ebony (wood)
ivory (tooth component)
maple (wood)
maple (wood)
Maple
Ebony
Vegetable Ivory
BOX, TRINKET

Associated Person

Jewett, Sarah Orne, 1849-1909
Jewett, Mary Rice, 1847-1930

Associated Building

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

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

1.5 x 4.875 x 1.875 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. H.H. Richardson

Accession Number

1966.2028