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Swiss House

Swiss House
Title
Swiss House
Date 
ca. 1871
Medium 
Wood
Dimensions 
Overall: 2 1/2 x 4 x 2 1/4 in. ( 6.4 x 10.2 x 5.7 cm )
Description 
Miniature wooden Swiss chalet in wooden box with sliding lid; roof covered with greenish particles of sawdust.
Credit Line 
Gift of Dr. Sydney H. Carney Jr.
Object Number 
1932.137
Gallery Label 
According to the accession records, Dr. Carney purchased this souvenir as a boy while visiting a chalet near Geneva, Switzerland.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group