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Tortoiseshell box

1819–38


Object Place: Europe, Paris, France

Dimensions

1.7 x 3.2 x 4.9 cm (11/16 x 1 1/4 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.337

Medium or Technique

Tortoiseshell

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Boxes

Dark brown inlaid with gold, in shape of a trunk. Hinged lid.

Provenance

By 1896, Mrs. Thomas O. Richardson; 1925, bequest of Mrs. Thomas O. Richardson to the MFA.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Thomas O. Richardson