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Tortoiseshell box

Tortoise shell, miniature on cover, of a man in blue coat and curled gray wig; an urn and willow tree on inside.

Provenance

By 1896, Mrs. Thomas O. Richardson; 1925, bequest of Mrs. Thomas O. Richardson to the MFA.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Thomas O. Richardson

English, about 1800

Object Place

England

Accession Number

25.308a-b

Medium or Technique

Tortoiseshell

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Boxes