Box

Object Number: 
2002.1.1508
Date: 
1890-1940
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
5 1/2 x 3 x 1 1/8 in.
Description: 
This metal box is shaped like a turtle. The shell is embossed "Insure In The/ Old Connecticut Fire/ Hartford". The top lifts on a hinge at the tail to expose a storage space inside.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group