- Date 1800-1900
- Place of Origin Hjartdal, Telemark, Norway
- Creator Unknown
Bentwood box. Top and bottom secured to sides with seven diagonal wooden pins which are hidden in carved geometric designs around the sides. A wide band of irregular curvilinear design around sides of top, and of vertical scoring around sides of bottom. A six-point compass drawn design is carved on top.
Box was brought to Duluth, Minnesota from Hjartdal, Telemark in 1907 by Ragnhild Haatvit.
- Materials Wood
- Dimensions height, 4.25 inches; width, 5 inches, depth, 5 inches
- Identifier / Source 1990.003.002 - Museum Purchase