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Box

Object Number: 
Z.1847
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Mahogany
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 x 2 3/4 x 1 in. ( 2.5 x 7 x 2.5 cm )
Description: 
Oval mahogany box (possibly a pill box) with trick opening mechanism; false hinged top swings open, and then secondary top is slid off of dovetail at end and swings on same hinge.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group