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Covered box

Covered box
Title
Covered box
Date 
ca. 1775-1850
Medium 
Wood
Dimensions 
Overall: 3 3/4 x 6 in. ( 9.5 x 15.2 cm )
Description 
Round treenware box with dome-top cover; engraved initials on cover.
Object Number 
1947.482ab
Marks 
carved: in oval into box cover: "MR"
Provenance 
The Ramage Collection
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group