Keepsake box

Object Number: 
Z.1464a-e
Date: 
1850-1880
Medium: 
Rosewood, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/2 x 6 1/2 x 4 1/4 in. ( 6.4 x 16.5 x 10.8 cm )
Description: 
Rectanular rosewood box with hinged lid and metal mounts on edges and in center of top (detached); small keyhole with missing escutcheon; inside box are (b) a miniature psalm book; (c) a piece of paper from Isles of Shoals, 1881, with pencilled map; (d) a small photograph of a genre scene; and (e) a miniature sweeper.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group