Box with Hinged Lid
Decorative Arts and Design
On View: Cupola House, Pantry and Dining Decorative Art, Hall, 4th Floor
H: 8 1/4 in. (21 cm)
W: 16 7/8 in. (42.9 cm)
D (rear edge to hasp): 12 1/2 in. (31.8 cm)
D (edge to edge): 11 7/8 in. (30.2 cm) (show scale)
Inscriptions: in print on lid "Mrs. Maria Sands".
in print on proper left side "1822".
Gift of Thomas M. Forsyth, Jr.
American. Box with Hinged Lid, 1822. Metal, H: 8 1/4 in. (21 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Thomas M. Forsyth, Jr., 78.186. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 78.186_bw.jpg)
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