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American Decorative Arts
Retailer: Bailey, Banks, and Biddle, founded Philadelphia, 1832

Ring box

ca. 1850

Paper, velvet

1 1/8 × 1 1/8 × 1 1/8in. (2.858 × 2.858 × 2.858 cm)
Gift of Langdon Hammer, B.A. 1980, Ph.D. 1989, in memory of Fracis E. Selleck
2001.86.2.2
Geography: 
Retailed in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Other
Provenance: 

Catherine Richards Selleck (born 1783), Darien, Conn.; to George H. Selleck in 1926; to Francis E. Selleck; to his wife Helen S. Selleck; gift 2001 to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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