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Catalog Number 06978.003
Object Name Box
Collection Merci Train
Year Range from 1944
Year Range to 1949
Description Box with a latch down closure, Made with fibers, reeds and thread. Mostly the basketry is closely woven except for the bottom which is at least 1/4" spaced. Two porcelein doll fragments, #6981 were placed inside the box.
This object is not listed on any real inventory for the Merci Train (they probably are on the generalized list, that is not specific to which objects there were), however, they are printed within the time period and were located with the other objects from that collection.
Dimensions W-4.25 L-5.375 D-2.5 inches
Material Thread, reed, plant fiber
Search Terms Merci Train
Category Historical General Collections