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Box (probably Germany), late 18th century

This is a Box. It is dated late 18th century and we acquired it in 1915. Its medium is wood, painted and gilded. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 5 x 20.4 x 16.5 cm (1 15/16 x 8 1/16 x 6 1/2 in.)

Cite this object as

Box (probably Germany), late 18th century; wood, painted and gilded; H x W x D: 5 x 20.4 x 16.5 cm (1 15/16 x 8 1/16 x 6 1/2 in.); 1915-16-7-a/f

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