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1905

  • Work on this object ended.

1967

  • We acquired this object.

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Box (USA), ca. 1900

This is a Box. It is dated ca. 1900 and we acquired it in 1967. Its medium is opal matrix, diamonds, emeralds, gold, gilding, silver. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Anonymous. It is credited Gift of Anonymous Donor.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 3.4 x 9.3 x 2.5 cm (1 5/16 in. x 3 11/16 in. x 1 in.)

Cite this object as

Box (USA), ca. 1900; opal matrix, diamonds, emeralds, gold, gilding, silver; H x W x D: 3.4 x 9.3 x 2.5 cm (1 5/16 in. x 3 11/16 in. x 1 in.); Gift of Anonymous Donor; 1967-48-12

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