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Maple. Cylindrical. Carved scroll handle with shield shaped tip and tall purchase. Bands of carving on base, lip and cover. Three carved feet, medallion on bottom and APD. Wooden hinge, domed cover with richly caved medallion enclosing animal on top. Handle mended with brass screw. Worn...

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Credit Line

Gift of James S. Lee

18th century

Object Place

Norway

Accession Number

32.5

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Wood Carvings / Turnings