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Box

Object Number: 
2002.1.2268
Date: 
1890-1920
Medium: 
Paper
Dimensions: 
7 x 7 1/2 x 1 1/8 in.
Description: 
This box has white textured paper on the sides with green borders and a gold, blue 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 woman in in a blue, off-the- shoulder dress surrounded by white and gold embossed designs, cherubs and flowers and reads in blue "Gentlemen's/ Pure Linen Cambric Hkfs/ Ready For Use". The inside has two compartments and closes with an attached elastic band.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group