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Epaulet box

Object Number: 
INV.5786
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Metal, paint
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/2 x 6 7/8 x 5 3/4 in. ( 3.8 x 17.5 x 14.6 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: on brass plate, top: "RIDABOCK 1 CT/- 1 · 12 -/FOURTH AVE/NEW YORK" written: on round paper sticker affixed to lid: "CAPT./DE KAY"
Description: 
Metal box painted black with hinges and front catch; oval plate on top with inscription; interior with one horizontal divider.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group