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Box (Russia)

This is a box. It is dated ca. 1760 and we acquired it in 1931. Its medium is chased, engraved and partially nielloed and gilt raised and cast silver. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Sarah Cooper Hewitt. It is credited Gift of Sarah Cooper Hewitt.

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Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 9 x 11.3 x 4.8 cm (3 9/16 x 4 7/16 x 1 7/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Box (Russia); chased, engraved and partially nielloed and gilt raised and cast silver; H x W x D: 9 x 11.3 x 4.8 cm (3 9/16 x 4 7/16 x 1 7/8 in.); Gift of Sarah Cooper Hewitt; 1931-61-16

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