Oval bentwood box with a double row of birch wood lacing - Rosemaling
  • Date 1843
  • Place of Origin Gudbrandsdal or Møre og Romsdal, Oppland, Norway
  • Creator Unknown

Oval bentwood box with a double row of birch wood lacing. The flat cover is held by wood pins. The cover swings open when the wood pin on one side is removed.

Probably came from either Gudbrandsdalen or Møre og Romsdal.
—Nils Ellingsgard, 1979

Inscription: Magnil Iversdatter Huusbye Aar 1843

  • Materials Wood
  • Dimensions height: 8.438 inches; width: 15.063 inches; depth: 10.875 inches
  • Identifier / Source 1977.008.001 - Gift of Myrtle A. Powers
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