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Box

Date:
18th century (?)
Culture:
French
Medium:
Wood (?), vernis Martin, silver gilt
Dimensions:
H. 1 1/4 in. (3.2 cm.); Diam. 3 3/8 in. (8.6 cm.)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver In Combination
Credit Line:
Bequest of Kate Read Blacque, in memory of her husband, Valentine Alexander Blacque, 1937
Accession Number:
38.50.24a, b
Not on view
Marking: ET (Paris mark for gold and silver imported from countries without customs conventions, 1864-1893) (on insetting rim of box, struck twice)
Kate Read Blacque (until 1937; bequeathed to MMA)
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