- Date 1847
- Place of Origin Valdres, Oppland, Norway
- Creator Unknown
Bentwood box that has been nailed and stapled rather than lace joined. Rosemaling with Hallingdal characteristics. Penciled inscription on inside of lid.
Inscription: Denne har Ida faat i fra Beste far til Minde om Best Mor den 4 March 1848.
Translation: This is Ida’s box from Grandfather in memory of Grandmother 4 March 1848.
- Materials Wood, metal
- Dimensions height: 6.125 inches; width: 11 inches; depth: 6.375 inches
- Identifier / Source 1985.035.001 - Museum Purchase