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Box (England), ca. 1775

This is a Box. It is dated ca. 1775 and we acquired it in 1908. Its medium is copper, brass, enamel. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was bequest of Katherine Strong Welman and catalogued by Calvin S. Hathaway. It is credited Bequest of Katherine Strong Welman.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 2.4 x 4 x 5.2cm (15/16 x 1 9/16 x 2 1/16in.)

It has the following markings

Label on lid interior: "22940/S.MRf.-"

Cite this object as

Box (England), ca. 1775. Copper, brass, enamel. Bequest of Katherine Strong Welman. 1908-23-4.

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Excavating Design: 18th-century Drawings and Prints from the Permanent Collection.

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