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Box with writing instruments

Box with writing instruments
Box with writing instruments
Title
Box with writing instruments
Date 
1800-1830
Medium 
Pine, metal, paint
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 1/2 x 7 3/4 x 2 1/4 in. ( 3.8 x 19.7 x 5.7 cm )
Description 
Rectangular pine box painted with blue ground and white and red flowers, wire closure and hinges, and charcoal stylus, metal retractable brush, wood handled knife, and eight stylus tips housed in interior.
Object Number 
INV.13945
Marks 
stamped: on stylus: "LE BI-BOSSE/F QUE G.B. DEPOSE" maker's mark: on each tip
Gallery Label 
While the box was made in the United States, the contents are probably of European origin.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group