Hinged Box with Key

Object Name: 
Hinged Box with Key

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Object Name: 
Hinged Box with Key
Accession Number: 
93.3.73-108
Dimensions: 
Box Overall W: 28.6 cm, L: 46 cm, Th: 6.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1880-1920
Primary Description: 
Hinged black imitation leather box with key; segmented interior with compartments for various series of eyes.
Provenance: 
Botanical Museum of Harvard University, Source
1993-11-09
Color: 
Inscription: 
"YEUX ARTIICIELS / A MOUVEMENTS NATURELS ET EXPRESSIFS ... ERES ... / DE ... BOISSONNEAU / ... / RUE DE ... / MARGUE ... LEGALE
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