Object Place: Europe, Paris, France
3.17 x 6.19 x 4.61 cm (1 1/4 x 2 7/16 x 1 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Rectangular, hinged cover, scrolled borders in green-gold enclose scenes of Fêtes Champêtres after Hubert Robert on each face in vari-colored gold.
Marks: charge mark struck on lid.
Probably acquired in Europe by Delia Spencer (Mrs. Marshall) Field (b. 1854 - d. 1937), Paris and Washington, DC; by inheritance to her niece, Catherine Spencer Eddy (Mrs. Albert J.) Beveridge (b. 1881 - d. 1970), Beverly Farms, MA; 1948, gift of Mrs. Beveridge to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 9, 1948)
Gift of Mrs. Albert J. Beveridge in memory of Delia Spencer Field