Overall: 4 3/4 x 11 in. ( 12.1 x 27.9 cm )
carved: into inside of door: "W/M · F/1788/A M [intertwined]"
Nadelman collection label on inside of lid: "1953 / Fr"
Circular lace-making box composed of wooden top and bottom carved with radiating geometric patterns and central six-pointed flower; central hinged door with carved inscription; side is wrapped in green wool that is attached to body with brass tacks.
Purchased from Elie Nadelman, 1937
Purchased in Paris, June 1926; The Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman
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