Slide-top box

Object Number: 
INV.8548ab
Date: 
1806
Medium: 
Wood, spruce (by microanalysis); paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 3/8 x 10 3/4 x 13 3/8 in. ( 13.7 x 27.3 x 34 cm )
Marks: 
painted: on box lid in old German: "Ana Elisabeth Schl...ein [?]/1806"
Description: 
Rectangular box with dovetailed sides, applied molding, and sliding lid; painted on four sides, blue with red, green, and white floral motifs; top decorated with painted floral bouquet tied by a red ribbon; name "Ana Elisabeth Sch....ein [?] / 1806" painted at top.
Credit Line: 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group