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Box

This is a box. We acquired it in 1931. Its medium is shell. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was bequest of Sarah Cooper Hewitt. It is credited Bequest of Sarah Cooper Hewitt.

  • Ribbon Box
  • carved agate, diamonds, platinum, gold.
  • Gift of Anonymous Donor.
  • 2017-17-1

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 7.1 x 5.3 x 3.1 cm (2 13/16 x 2 1/16 x 1 1/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Box; shell; H x W x D: 7.1 x 5.3 x 3.1 cm (2 13/16 x 2 1/16 x 1 1/4 in.); Bequest of Sarah Cooper Hewitt; 1931-6-60

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