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Box


Object number

RIF3534

Maker

Maker attributed George Robert Lawton, 1813 - 1885
Maker formerly attributed John Colvin, 1794–1869

Dimensions

12.7 x 25.4 x 33.02 cm (5 x 10 x 13 in.)

Date

1838–1856

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Scituate, Rhode Island
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Pine

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Vernacular

Provenance

Skinner, Boston and Bolton, Massachusetts (sale held Bolton), October 26, 1997, lot 122

Associated names

Skinner, Inc.

Notes

The box is painted black, brown, yellow, red and blue.

Bibliography

Skinner, Inc., Boston and Bolton, Mass., American Furniture and Decorative Arts, sale cat. (October 26, 1997), 40–41, lot 122.