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Jewelry box

ca. 1930

Oak

5 1/4 × 7 × 11 in. (13.335 × 17.78 × 27.94 cm)
Gift of Dr. William McCay Nevins
2010.172.5
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Containers - Wood
Geography: 
Probably made in New York, New York
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Esther Morse (1919-2008), New York, New York; by descent to her niece Adele Morse Nevins, Litchfield, Connecticut, and Livermore, California; by gift to her husband William Nevins, Livermore, California; gift to Yale University Art Gallery, 2010

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2011.pdf (accessed March 1, 2012).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.