Box

Box
Box
Title
Box
Date 
1800-1840
Medium 
Eastern white pine, metal
Dimensions 
Overall: 2 7/8 x 9 3/8 x 8 1/4 in. ( 7.3 x 23.8 x 21 cm )
Description 
Rectangular wooden valuables box with flat, hinged lid, and metal latch; box painted with pattern of red tulips and green leaves with yellow and white highlights on black ground, with initials painted on center of lid, surrounded by border of red tulips and green leaves with yellow and white highlights on black ground, with additional elements at corners and edges; inside unpainted.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Object Number 
1938.53
Marks 
painted: on box lid, center: "D · L · S" inscribed in check on inside bottom, "D L S"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group