Bible Box

Object number
28.4
Date
circa 1674
Description
Large oak Bible box, or desk, with one large hinged lid facing front and one smaller hinged lid on right side; lids are decorated with incised grooves, chip carving; front panel is decorated with carving and punchwork. In relief is the inscription "AM 1674". This box was made in England; no provenance available.
Materials
wood
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. James Stewart Cushman
Object Type
Bible boxes
Related People & Organizations
Cushman, James Stewart. Mrs. (associated)