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Wood, paper, ivory, glass
Overall: 9 1/4 x 4 1/4 x 7 3/8 in. (23.5 x 10.8 x 18.7 cm)
Wooden box with sliding lid fashioned to look like the front of a bookcase. Box lid, covered with print of a breakfront bookcase containing books, has broken scroll pediment. Interior of box has one vertical divider and a single drawer at the bottom. Drawer front covered with print of globes and books. Drawer is divided and contains small glass inkwell; ivory pull;a is the box; b is the lid; c is the drawer; d is the glass inkwell.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group