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Box: floral and tree scene

Box: floral and tree scene
Title
Box: floral and tree scene
Date 
ca. 1763
Medium 
Pine, iron, paint
Dimensions 
Overall: 7 1/2 x 13 7/8 x 9 in. ( 19 x 35.2 x 22.9 cm )
Description 
Painted box with hinged lid; three stylized trees painted on each side, tulip flanked by other flowers on lid, with additional foliate decoration.
Object Number 
INV.8545
Marks 
painted: on lid: "1763"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group