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Traveling Communion Service (wooden case)

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Rosewood case contains two silver pins tha enable the lid to seat correctly; each pin has been ornamented with a similar equal-sided cross. Lid conforms to shape of case.

Inscription

None.

Marks

Inked letters on white tape affixed to base of wooden case "M-28a" and faintly below "E141b".

Provenance

Given anonymously to the Museum in 1992.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

1967

Object Place

Fredrikstadt, Norway

Dimensions

Overall (wooden case): 12.7 x 15.2 x 7.6 cm (5 x 6 x 3 in.)

Accession Number

1992.265.2a-b

Medium or Technique

Rosewood, silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware