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Box with reticule and seashells

Box with reticule and seashells
Title
Box with reticule and seashells
Date 
ca. 1870
Medium 
Paper
Dimensions 
overall: 2 3/4 x 4 1/2 x 4 1/2 in.
Description 
Pink square cardboard box with a picture on the hinged lid showing a girl playing with a dog; box contains one cotton reticule and 115 small seashells and one arrowhead.
Credit Line 
Gift of Dr. Sydney H. Carney, Jr., 1932
Object Number 
INV.11539a-nnnnn
Marks 
handwritten: on bottom of box: "1870 / Gift of Dr. Sydney H. Carney, Jr. / March 30, 1932 / NOT ACCESSIONED" handwritten: bottom of inside box: "THESE THINGS / all From / Mr. Washington"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group