Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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soap box
  • United States
  • soap box, early 1800s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • pewter
  • Object Height/Diameter: 3.8 x 10 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 1 1/2 x 3 7/8 in
  • Gift of Mrs. Alice Dains
  • Not on display
  • 1949.0002.50
Description

Pewter soap box with a hinged circular lid. The box has two horizontal lines, one hear the top and one near the bottom. The lid is raised slightly in the center and has two parallel lines at the edge all the way around except for the area with the hinge.