Requires Photography

Box

Spanish Colonial
18th century


Object Place: Viceregal Peru

Catalogue Raisonné

CG615

Dimensions

Height x width: 9 13/16 x 31 1/8 x 16 15/16 in. (25 x 79 x 43 cm)

Accession Number

2011.1685

Medium or Technique

Walnut with light and dark wood inlays

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Case furniture and boxes

Inlaid box with hinged lid

Provenance

Between 1878 and 1909, collected in Peru by James Guthrie Reid (b. 1855 - d. 1920) and taken to England by Reid and his wife, Clarisa Blanche Reid (d. 1933); given by Dame Clarisa Reid to Lady Margaret Ramsden, The Wheatleys, Gomersal, Yorkshire, England; 1955, donated by Lady Ramsden to Temple Newsam House (museum), Leeds, England; 2011, deaccessioned by Temple Newsam House and sold to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 21, 2011)

Credit Line

Henry H. and Zoe Oliver Sherman Fund