Pasteboard Box

Description
This is a small, circular paste board box that belonged to the Copp family of Stonington, Connecticut during the 19th century.
The Copp Collection contains a variety of household objects that the Copp family of Connecticut used from around 1700 until the mid-1800s. Part of the Puritan Great Migration from England to Boston, the family eventually made their home in New London County, Connecticut, where their textiles, clothes, utensils, ceramics, books, bibles, and letters provide a vivid picture of daily life. More of the collection from the Division of Home and Community Life can be viewed by searching accession number 28810.
Location
Currently not on view
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 2 1/8 in x 4 in; 5.3975 cm x 10.16 cm
ID Number
DL.006848
catalog number
6848
accession number
28810
Credit Line
Gift of John Brenton Copp
See more items in
Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Copp Collection
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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