Box

Box
Title
Box
Date 
1880-1915
Medium 
Wood, lacquer
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 7/8 x 8 5/8 x 2 3/4 in. ( 4.8 x 21.9 x 7 cm )
Description 
Rectangular wooden box and lid (possibly for holding writing utensils?) with rounded corners, covered with dark lacquer, with golden flecks; top of lid decorated with black and silver checkerboard pattern on one side and star-shaped area filled with gilded grasses and other plant life on other side.
Credit Line 
Gift of the Misses Eliza and Mary M. Greenwood
Object Number 
1942.616ab
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group