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box, jewellery

Object / Artefact › History
  • Other titles
    dressing case
  • Description
    Jewellery box
    A victorian dressing case. Made from faux leather, satin, velvet, and metal. A rectangular case with a fitted lid hat has two hinged on the back for opening and closing. The exterior is a faux green leather with wood-grain texture. The interior is lined on the lid and base with a green satin. Inside is a removable tray that has several compartments with green velvet. On the front of the box is a metal lock
  • Other Number
    1963.74, 37151, col.0657
  • Accession number
  • Accession date
  • Collection area
  • Item count
  • Record richness
jewellery box
jewellery box


  • Credit
    Collection of Auckland Museum Tāmaki Paenga Hira, 1963.74, col.0657, 37151
  • Production
    (furniture maker)
    19th Century
    Louis Phillipe (1830 - 1848), French reign
    Third Republic (1870 - 1940), French reign
    Napoleon III (1852 - 1870), French reign
    Queen Victoria (1837 - 1901), English reign
    Second Republic (1848 - 1852), French reign
  • Consists of
  • Dimensions
    • 0 - Whole length : 203mm
    • 0 - Whole width : 101mm
    • 0 - Whole depth : 146mm
  • Classification
    Chenhall Nomenclature (Nomenclature)
    › 03 Personal Artifacts (Category)
    › Personal Gear (Classification)
    › Personal Carrying & Storage Gear (Sub-classification)
    › Case, Personal (Primary Term)
    › Case, Dressing (Secondary Term)
  • Classification Documents
    Revised Nomenclature for Museum Cataloging (Primary Title)
    A Revised and Expanded Version of Robert G. Chenhall's System for Classifying Man-Made Objects. (Other Title)
    Robert Chenhall
    Nashville/Tennessee/USA  (Place of Publication)  (nomenclature)
  • Record created
    29 July 1998

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