Box

Object Number: 
1944.125i
Date: 
1925-1944
Medium: 
Wood, velvet, silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 3/4 x 13 3/4 x 11 in. ( 7 x 34.9 x 27.9 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on the plaque on the lid: "KATHERINE LAWRENCE/ HER SILVER/ Katherine, daughter of Martha/ and John Brown Lawrence/ married Jackson Brown Frenchy/ October 1st 1790 at Burlington, N. J." in block letters and script
Description: 
Rectangular wooden box made to hold a collection of silver flatware; lined with green velvet; silver plaque on the lid engraved, "KATHERINE LAWRENCE/ HER SILVER/ Katherine, daughter of Martha/ and John Brown Lawrence/ married Jackson Brown Frenchy/ October 1st 1790 at Burlington, N. J." in block letters and script.
Gallery Label: 
The donor had this box specially made to hold the silver of Katherine Lawrence.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. Eugene H. Pool
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group