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European brass spice box, late 19th century

 Item — Box: 3
Identifier: Item 1981.174T

Scope and Contents

Tower form with round base, spire with ball and pennant.  Openwork on sides of box.  Door with functioning handle on side.  [Appears once to have had four pennants with connected bells on box itself.]  European, brass


  • late 19th century

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Access to the collection is in accordance with the policies of the Robert D. Farber University Archives & Special Collections Department, Brandeis University.  Please contact the department for more information.


1 Items : Brass ; 8.5" (height)

Language of Materials

From the Collection: No linguistic content; Not applicable

Repository Details

Part of the Brandeis University Repository

415 South St.
Waltham MA

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