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Sailor Made Ditty Box

Sailor Made Ditty Box


The body is made of whalebone and attatched with a diamond style trellis design, the lid is made out of a tropical hardwood with an ivory shield eschutcheon that is inlayed with wooden diamond

American, c. 1840-1860

4 ¼” x 6 ½” x 4 ¾”

Small missing piece of whalebon on rim