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Trinket Box

Date: c. 1900
Medium: metal; jade; glass
Dimensions:
1 1/2 x 2 7/8 x 2 5/8 inches (3.8 x 7.3 x 6.7 cm)
Classification: Personal Gear
Credit Line: Gift of Nelda C. Stark, 1981
Object number: 58.900.17
1981 Rawls: 365
Accession Number: 1981.693.37
1965 Appraisal: 70
DescriptionOval shaped; embossed sides with pastoral scene; hinged; mirrored interior cover; plant in basket design carved in jade on cover.
Provenance: Probably W.H. Stark [1851-1936] and Miriam Lutcher Stark [Mrs W.H. Stark, 1859-1936]; by inheritance to their son H.J. Lutcher Stark [1887-1965]; by inheritance to his wife Nelda C. Stark [1909-1999]; Gifted March 5, 1981 to the Nelda C. and H.J. Lutcher Stark Foundation; Accessioned to The W.H. Stark House