Display Case


Vertical, rectangular case constructed of three, clear, colorless glass panels for the front and sides that fit inside a wood top, base and back panel. Blue velvet tacked along the top edge of the back panel pools onto the base for trophy 2002.0274.01A to be placed upon. Small, dome-headed tacks at the front corners of top and base prevent the glass panels from falling in. No marks.

Date Made: ca 1950Date Made: 1959

Maker: L.G. Balfour Company

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Massachusetts, Attleboro

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Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Gift of Marjorie Burns

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2002.0274.01BAccession Number: 2002.0274Catalog Number: 2002.0274.01B

Object Name: case, display

Physical Description: glass (front and side panels material)cherry (top and base moldings; sides of back panel material)plywood (top, base and back panels material)velvet (drapery material)brass (case tacks material)metal (drapery tacks material)Measurements: overall: 24 in x 17 3/4 in x 11 1/8 in; 60.96 cm x 45.085 cm x 28.2575 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-bdea-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1296190

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