1961.1452 Box, view 1
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Box

  • Category:

    Organic (ivory, horn, etc.)

  • Place of Origin:

    Probably England, United Kingdom, Europe

  • Date:

    1770-1820

  • Materials:

    Tortoise shell (marine turtle); Mother of pearl; Brass; Wood

  • Museum Object Number:

    1961.1452


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Object Number

1961.1452

Object Name

Box

Category

Organic (ivory, horn, etc.)

Credit Line/Donor

Bequest of Henry Francis du Pont

Place of Origin

Probably England, United Kingdom, Europe

Date

1770-1820

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Label; Underside, on paper; "#1246/ tortoiseshell/ + inlaid pearl/ KA" in black ink

Materials

Tortoise shell (marine turtle); Mother of pearl; Brass; Wood

Dimensions (inches)

1 (H) , 3.9 (L) , 2.7 (W)

Dimensions (centimeters)

2.5 (H) , 10 (L) , 6.9 (W)

Object Description

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