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Coffee Canister

1986.659 (RS25687)

Description

A rectangular wooden crate enclosing a conforming tin canister with circular threaded lid. the crate is stenciled.

Details

Maker
Berry Dodge Co. (Maker)
Date
1860-1900
Inscriptions
Stenciled in black on the sides of the crate are: Berry Dodge Co./Newburyport, Ma./Pure Coffee . Also: 301 .
Location of origin
Newburyport, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
pine (wood)
stenciling
tin (metal)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
CANISTER, FOOD-STORAGE
canisters
cookware
Pine
Possibly pine (wood)
Stenciled
stenciling
Tin
tin (metal)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
14 x 16 x 10.625 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.659
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
11641

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