Box

 
Box
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  • Title :     Box
  • Artist:     Unknown, Designer
  • Accession:     XX1991.653 a,b
  • Country:     Germany
  • Date:     circa 1935
  • Dimensions:     Inches 2-3/4 5 3-1/4 Dimensions, overall Inches 2-1/4 5 3-1/4 Dimensions, box (a) Inches 7/8 5 3-1/4 Dimenions, lid (b), Centimeters 7.0 12.7 8.3 Dimensions, overall Centimeters 5.7 12.7 8.3 Dimensions, box (a) Centimeters 2.2 12.7 8.3 Dimensions, lid (b)
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
  • Subject:     Anti-Fascism
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     XX1991.653 A,B.JPG
  • Tags:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
Description:
Black rectangular-shaped box with lid made of galalith, a synthetic plastic material manufactured by the interaction of casein and formaldehyde; removable lid with applied decoration at center of possibly a white goose with a golden serpent wrapped around its neck superimposed on a shield flanked by two decorative red and white checkered pattern strips wrapped at the top sides; white galaith interior. a: box, b: lid