Smal oval box, with inlaid ornament on top; mirror inside cover; holds ivory bodkin and toothpick
Engraved on underside: "Benjamin Goldthwait to his sweetheart Hannah Dawes A.D. 1792-3" (possibly added later)
box is engraved, possibly later, on back "Benjamin Goldthwait to his sweetheart Hannah Dawes A.D. 1792-3"; this is in reference to Benjamin Goldthwait and Hannah Dawes of Boston, who were married October 8, 1793; 1913, gift of Miss E.P. Holland, who gave several small articles related to Hannah Dawes (Accession Date May 1, 1913).
Gift of Miss E. E. P. Holland in the name of Hannah Dawes