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Leather bound box with brass studs

about 1810–30
Charles M. Domett (American, active early nineteenth century)


Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 15.9 x 40.6 x 23.2 cm (6 1/4 x 16 x 9 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1976.654

Medium or Technique

Pine, leather, brass, paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Case furniture and boxes

Inscription

Initials "AB" on lid in brass tacks

Markings

Paper label inside lid: "CHARLES M. DOMETT, / [image of trunk] MANUFACTURER, / At No.. 14 .. Marlboro' Street . . . BOSTON. / House, Store & Travelling Trunks, / Made at any Size or Pattern at Short Notice."

Provenance

Probably Bean family; bequest of Barbara Boylston Bean (Accession Date September 8, 1976)

Credit Line

Bequest of Barbara Boylston Bean