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Storage box for epaulets

Object Number: 
1932.62c-d
Date: 
1818-1825
Medium: 
Cardboard, textile
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 7/8 x 11 5/8 x 7 3/8 in. ( 12.4 x 29.5 x 18.7 cm )
Marks: 
handwritten in ink: inside lid: "Epaulets / Belonging To / Gov. DeWitt Clinton" and "No 105 or / cd lc Pair / $18.50" ink stamped: inside lid: "BOOK LOVERS" handwritten in ink: on paper label affixed to one end of box: "Yellow / Embroidered / No 105 / C
Description: 
Cardboard storage box for epaulets; rounded ends and rectangular indentions at center of each long side; blue sides with black base and lid; white interior which is fitted with cloth ties for holding epaulets in place.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. DeWitt Clinton Jones and her sons
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group