Writing Case

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1885-1914

GUSN

GUSN-72583

Description

Lt brown; rectangular; hngd lid, compartmented; incised swallow

Details

Descriptive Terms

cases (containers)
incising
wood (plant material)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
perching birds
Incised
Swallow
CASE, WRITING

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

1.375 x 9 x 2.75 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.3122