portions Copyright © 2011 by the Museum Archive software project ·  All Rights reserved ·  E-Mail:
Home   |   By Name   |   By Keyword   |   By Category     
Chudnow Museum
Chudnow Museum
Pepin Box
  1. Details
  2. Images
  3. Conditions
  4. Events
  5. Provenance
  6. Notes


Object ID 003030

Object Name Pepin Box

Object Desc An empty red box. Unknown what was inside.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY002723a-b

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Personal Care


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Room 3, Shelf 5

Object Date

Start Year Range 1935

End Year Range 1945

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords boxes,Pepin,

Title Pepin Box

Description This is a ed cardboard box which lifts open at the center. The label has an image of a dancing Romani woman and a Romani man playing what resembles a harmonica. The name Pepin is under the image framed by fruits and flowers. "Made in Germany" is on the top of the label and "fabricao em alemanha" on the bottom of the label (manufactured in Germany in Portugese.) The name Lotter is on the side of the image, possibly referring to the printmaker of the label. 59 is stamped on the bottom.


Approx Collection Date

Height 4.25

Length 1.63

Width 1.13

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Unknown

Maker Details Unknown

Maker Mark None


(click for full image)

Image Caption CMY2723A-B



Date FEB 27,2015

Summary Fair

Assessor Christine Jankowski

Notes The box was taped down prior to this assesment, either to keep the lid and box together and/or to hold together the label. The label has been ripped on the left side. The edges of the box are worn and the are a few areas were the red has faded.


Date AUG 1,2015

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 3, Shelf 5 from Room 3 - automatic entry by admin