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Cover for bentwood box with chip carving in center surrounded by stylized garland and inverted egg and dart border. Bentwood side decorated with incised acanthus border. Upper overlapping end terminates in six long points secured by twisted wires. Inner end secured across by V-shaped birch wood lacing.

Inscription: E.A.D.W. 1788

  • Materials Wood
  • Dimensions height: 3.375 inches; width: 10.188 inches; depth: 10.313 inches
  • Identifier / Source LC1203 - Gift of Louis T. Nelson, Luther College Collection