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Tin

Description

Lidded tin can container with handle used for packaging leaf lard.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"JOHN P. SQUIRE & CO./ PURE/ LEAF LARD/ BOSTON/ U.S. INS. PSD. EST. 270" (stamped)
Location of origin
Boston, Massachusetts, USA, New England
Material
tin (metal)
Object type
Merchandising T&E
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Tin
TIN
tin (metal)
tins (containers)
Dimensions
2 7/8 (H), 2 1/8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1995.453A
Credit Line
Bequest of Elsie Whitney Allen
GUSN
10683

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