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Micro-mosaic Box, ca. 1870

This is a Box. It is dated ca. 1870 and we acquired it in 1931. Its medium is various stones, gold. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was bequest of Sarah Cooper Hewitt. It is credited Bequest of Sarah Cooper Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 1.9 x 4.6 x 7.5cm (3/4 x 1 13/16 x 2 15/16in.)

Cite this object as

Micro-mosaic Box, ca. 1870; Italy; various stones, gold; H x W x D: 1.9 x 4.6 x 7.5cm (3/4 x 1 13/16 x 2 15/16in.); Bequest of Sarah Cooper Hewitt; 1931-6-24

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18325559/ |title=Micro-mosaic Box, ca. 1870 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=14 July 2020 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>