Bridebox

Object Number: 
1940.273ab
Date: 
1800-1850
Medium: 
Wood (probably pine), iron, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 5/8 x 11 3/4 x 19 in. ( 21.9 x 29.8 x 48.3 cm )
Description: 
Oval pine box with sides constructed of single strip of pine bent around oval bottom and top; painted on sides with bands of tulips and berries; painted on top of lid with figures of a man and woman with two lines of German text.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group