Ointment Box with Cap

Object Name: 
Ointment Box with Cap

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Object Name: 
Ointment Box with Cap
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
84.4.347
Dimensions: 
Overall W: 5.8 cm, L: 8.6 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1850-1870
Credit Line: 
Gift in memory of Charles H. and Alice Wendt Voorhees
Primary Description: 
Purple glass; mold-blown. (a) Oval with straight sides and four panels at each narrow end; flat base. (b) Pewter cap with faint remnants of incised circle on top, possibly a decoration.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Charles H. and Alice Wendt Voorhees Collection, Former Collection
Webster, Elizabeth Voorhees, Source
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