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Circular Box with Venus and Cupid
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Circular Box with Venus and Cupid


Description Provenance Credit
Description Set in the lid of this box against a blue glass background is an ivory relief representing Venus and Cupid hovering in clouds over a landscape.
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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Period
1760-1780
Medium
gilt-metal, tortoiseshell, ivory, glass
(Gold, Silver & Jewelry)
Accession Number
57.118
Measurements
1 1/8 x 3 1/8 in. (2.8 x 8 cm)
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Location Within Museum
Not On View

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