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Object Timeline

1925

  • Work on this object ended.

1967

  • We acquired this object.

2015

2021

  • You found it!

Box And Cover

This is a Box and cover. It is dated late 19th–early 20th century and we acquired it in 1967. Its medium is wood, lacquer, gilding. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Arthur Wiesenberger and Mrs. Arthur Wiesenberger. It is credited Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Wiesenberger.

  • Door With Handle (France)
  • carved, joined, and lacquered wood, eggshell, mother-of-pearl, gold leaf,....
  • Gift of Mrs. Solomon R. Guggenheim.
  • 1950-104-3

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 8.9 x 8.3 x 8.3 cm (3 1/2 x 3 1/4 x 3 1/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Box And Cover; wood, lacquer, gilding; H x W x D: 8.9 x 8.3 x 8.3 cm (3 1/2 x 3 1/4 x 3 1/4 in.); Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Wiesenberger; 1967-66-57-a,b

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