Deaccessioned December 19, 2013
Covered circular box , Shaker
Object Place: Sabbathday Lake, Maine, United States
7.62 x 13.33 x 13.33 cm (3 x 5 1/4 x 5 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Birch, pine, copper rivets, wood pegs
Part of a collection of Shaker materials begun by Ralph E. and Myra T. Tibbetts; the Tibbets collection was inherited by their daughter and augmented by Mr. and Mrs. Russell W. Knight, Marblehead, Massachusetts; 1967, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Knight to the MFA (Accession date: January 11, 1967); December 19, 2013, deaccessioned by the MFA, ownership transferred to the Sabbathday Lake Shaker Museum, Sabbathday Lake, Maine.
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Russell W. Knight - Collection of Ralph E. and Myra T. Tibbetts