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Box (possibly Spain), 1501–50

This is a box. It is dated 1501–50 and we acquired it in 1967. Its medium is iron, wood, red velvet lining. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Unknown. It is credited Gift of Anonymous Donor.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 13.5 x 17 x 25 cm (5 5/16 x 6 11/16 x 9 13/16 in.)

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Box (possibly Spain), 1501–50; iron, wood, red velvet lining; H x W x D: 13.5 x 17 x 25 cm (5 5/16 x 6 11/16 x 9 13/16 in.); Gift of Anonymous Donor; 1967-45-23

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Hewitt Sisters Collect.

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