Box

Object Number: 
INV.8508
Date: 
1870-1900
Medium: 
Wood, ivory, lacquer, textile, metal, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/4 x 6 x 4 1/4 in. ( 3.2 x 15.2 x 10.8 cm )
Description: 
Lacquer box (possibly a carrying case for a medal) painted black with scrolled decoration (gold) on corners and sides, painted flowers and inlaid abalone on lid; scalloped edge on sides; interior lined with royal blue rimmed with ivory.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group