Box

Object Number: 
2002.1.2264
Date: 
1867-1910
Medium: 
Paper
Dimensions: 
7 1/2 x 3 5/8 x 2 3/4 in.
Description: 
This box has white textured paper on the sides and a gold and white, deeply embossed paper label on the lid, which opens on a hinge. In the center of the top label is a portrait of a man in red robes surrounded by white embossed cherubs, flowers, banners, medals of award and an urn and reads in blue "Henry Matier & Co./ Belfast/ Prize Medal, Paris 1867/ Prize Medal, London 1862/ Superior Pure Linen Handkerchiefs/ Extra Quality/ Ready For Use". The inside has two purple compartments with hinged covers of white textured paper with two color prints of women with exotic headresses applied to the covers.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group