Box

Box
Title
Box
Date 
1840-1880
Medium 
Wood, leather, linen
Dimensions 
Overall: 7 x 10 x 6 1/2 in. ( 17.8 x 25.4 x 16.5 cm )
Description 
Rectangular leather-covered box with hinged lid; leather handle at top and brass locking mechanism with embossed image of American eagle on swinging keyhole cover. Interior lined with linen.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. E. O. Burnham
Object Number 
1976.37
Gallery Label 
This box held the manuscript correspondence and papers of Timothy R. Green and his partner, John W. Mitchell, New York City lawyers ca. 1820-1850.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group