rose box



a perforated metal box used as a strainer; strum.

Origin of rose box

First recorded in 1860–65 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Historical Examples of rose box

  • The rose-box here illustrated has a little cross-stitch pattern worked on every side, and on the lid.