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SANDBOX AND COVER FROM NECESSAIRE

Made by: Jos. SauerWein & Company (Retailer)

On view in: Adam Dressing Room


About this object

The compartment at the right has one large and three small sections, the former having a boule cover, is empty. The three small compartment were for the sandbox, an inkwell, a silver seal, and an ivory jar. The sand box is rectangular in shape. It has a flat boule design cover. The main part of the box is covered with gold paper. There are pieces of material attached to help remove it.

Object name:
SANDBOX AND COVER FROM NECESSAIRE
Made from:
Wood -- brass -- gold paper
Made in:
Austria
Date made:
1845

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
34.21.22-23
Class:
WOOD
Signature marks:
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973