Iron box: decorative trim

Object Number: 
1939.533
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Iron, lead, brass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/4 x 5 1/4 in. ( 13.3 x 13.3 cm )
Description: 
Iron box with bun feet and applied molded lead borders of scrolls and acanthus leaves; top of box has lead face enclosed in square brass border with hinge on one side.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Charlotte Keyser
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group