Box

Object Number: 
2002.1.653
Date: 
1900-1930
Medium: 
Paper, cloth
Dimensions: 
4 1/4 x 3 1/4 x 1 1/4 in.
Description: 
Cream colored hinged box with padded, lavender floral and butterfly printed cloth-covered lid. Inside is a typed inscription that reads: "Manufactured at the/ time of the Washington Bicentennial Celebration/ to be sold as a novelty; material covering top of/ box is a copy of dress material in a costume/ worn by Martha Washington./ Gift of Miss. C. Dunker, 1945 [to Bella Landauer]".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group