Jewelry Box

LC1849

Title

Jewelry Box

Identifier

LC1849

Date

1870-1900

Creator

Jon Jackson

Coverage

Sogn, Norway

Source

Luther College Collection

Format

Wood
Dimensions: height, 7.75 inches; width, 11 inches; depth, 6.125 inches.

Subject

Jewelry Box
Acanthus Carving
Decorative Woodcarving

Description

Box covored in shallow relief acanthus motifs in bold interlacing patterns with stylized floral borders. 

Box ia attributed to Jon Jackson (also known as Johan Bergit) who was born in 1836 or 37 in Gudbrandasdal and died near Independence, WI in 1911.

Dimensions: height, 7.75 inches; width, 11 inches; depth, 6.125 inches.

Citation

Jon Jackson, “Jewelry Box,” Virtual Galleries, accessed October 24, 2017, http://collections.vesterheim.org/items/show/219.