Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts, USA
45 cm (17 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Pasteboard; tall, narrow cylinder with shallow separate lid. Covered with wall paper, printed in grays, green, pinks and rusts, showing cupids riding dolphins or lions in large lozenges bordered with laurel branches, garlands, ribbons and swags caught up by addorsed griffion busts. Label of box maker (Worthley) inside cover; of milliner (Dexter) on cover. Soiled and worn.
Maker (Worthley) on inside cover.
Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb