Requires Photography

Deaccessioned February 26, 2015

Box, leather covered

19th century


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

Overall: 14.9 x 31.1 x 20.3 cm (5 7/8 x 12 1/4 x 8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.29.41

Medium or Technique

Leather, brass, pine

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Case furniture and boxes

Inscription

Stamped on brass lock cover: "Patent"
Column of figures in ink on underside of bottom: "75 / 75 / 25 / 40 / 37 / 232"

Provenance

Gift of Mrs. F. O. North in memory of Thomas L. Sprague (Accession Date June 25, 1929). February 26, 2015, deaccessioned by the MFA for sale through Northeast Auctions, Portsmouth, New Hampshire.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. F. O. North in memory of Thomas L. Sprague