Tinderbox

Object Number: 
INV.6365ab
Date: 
ca. 1800
Medium: 
Iron, tin
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/2 x 5 3/4 x 4 1/2 in. ( 3.8 x 14.6 x 11.4 cm )
Description: 
Round tin tinderbox with separate cover painted green with strap handle; cover with strap finial and ruffle edge; shows remains of green japanning; star-shaped paper stamp on bottom.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group