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Box

Box
Title
Box
Date 
1800-1900
Medium 
Wood
Dimensions 
Overall: 2 3/4 x 1 7/8 in. ( 7 x 4.8 cm )
Description 
Turned wooden egg-shaped box; threaded on the interior to screw together; all over design of circles pierce the surface.
Object Number 
Z.1807ab
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group