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1954

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Box (USA), early 19th century

This is a box. It is dated early 19th century and we acquired it in 1954. Its medium is tôle (painted tin). It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Henry duPont. It is credited Giff of Mrs. Henry B. duPont.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 12 x 21 x 9 cm (4 3/4 x 8 1/4 x 3 9/16 in.)

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Box (USA), early 19th century; tôle (painted tin); H x W x D: 12 x 21 x 9 cm (4 3/4 x 8 1/4 x 3 9/16 in.); Giff of Mrs. Henry B. duPont; 1954-26-1

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