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Shipping Crate

Description

Rectangular shaped box with cotton ties inserted through holes in the bottom to hold it closed.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1834-1867
Inscriptions
A label reads: To Miss Mary Morison, 1 Middle St, Portsmouth, NH; From the First Japanese Manufacturing and Trading Company, No. 865 Broadway, Between 17th & 18th Streets, New-York. Written in black marker: Keep dry.
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
ash (wood)
Object type
Container
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Ash
CRATE, SHIPPING
crates
Possibly ash (wood)
Dimensions
16.5 x 8.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1716AB
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
12581

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