Covered Powder or Trinket Box

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1865-1900

GUSN

GUSN-7596

Description

Opaline green body. Short cylindrical body with flat bottom. Slightly indented neck with circular mouth to receive slightly domed conforming cover with gilt four-lobed floral element on top enclosed by circular band. Body with gilt banding also.

Details

Descriptive Terms

boxes (containers)
gilding
glass (material)
molding (forming)
Glass
Molded
Gilded
BOX, TRINKET

Associated Building

Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.),

Additional Identification Number

1949.566A,B

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

2.125 x 2.875 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan

Accession Number

1949.566AB