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box with lid for worry dolls
  • Guatemala
  • box with lid for worry dolls, late 1800s–2000
  • Where object was made: Guatemala
  • wood, ink, paint
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 3.5 x 3 x 5 cm together
    Object Height/Width/Length: 1 3/8 x 1 1/8 x 1 15/16 in together
  • Gift of William and Shirley Griffith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6372.01.a,b

The small oval box (2007.6372.01.a) has a lid (2007.6372.01.b) and holds six worry dolls. Both pieces are yellow with "V" shaped markings in green and dark pink.