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Object Name Box, Stamp
Catalog Number 0985.05.00028
Description This stamp box is wooden with a hinged lid. The box is made of light colored wood accented in black. Inside are three compartments and the front slopes to the back. The box has a green paper bottom, pressed to resemble leather. The lid displays a transfer print of a harbor scene. Underneath the transfer paper is printed "WATCH HILL, R. I. "
Material Wood/Paper
Dimensions H-1.5 W-2.75 L-4.5 inches
Owned Pierre Gustave Toutant Beauregard [P. G. T. Beauregard]
Provenance This stamp box was used by General P. G. T. Beauregard. The box was a gift from his son (unknown which of his two sons: Henri or Rene Beauregard).
People Beauregard, Rene (tentative)
Beauregard, Henri (tentative)
Beauregard, Pierre Gustave Toutant (P. G. T.)
Subjects Children
Fathers & children