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Box

English
1650–75


Object Place: England

Dimensions

21 x 30 x 39 cm (8 1/4 x 11 13/16 x 15 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

52.362

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Box with raised work scene on top with figures under a canopy. Unidentified scenes with figures on all four sides. Silk yarns, purl, and seed pearls embroidered on white silk, metal trim. Pink silk lining for compartment inside lid; tray lifts out. Gilt wood feet. Interior in poor condition, exterior badly worn; top badly soiled.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection