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Box

This is a box. We acquired it in 1931. Its medium is mother-of-pearl, with moulded silver borders. 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.

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

Cite this object as

Box; mother-of-pearl, with moulded silver borders; Gift of Sarah Cooper Hewitt; 1931-61-17

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