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Description

Cardboard box top covered with white paper stamped with manufacturer's name; blue corner edges; blue paper label inside.

Details

Maker
Austin, D. F. (Manufacturer)
Date
c. 1830-1860
Inscriptions
"B.F. Burgess & Son, / Manufacturers / of / Hair W.../ and dealer in / combs, brushes and / perfumery / 303 Washington / St. / Boston."
"D.F. Austin, / Paper Box / Manufacturer, / 105 Hanover St. / Boston, / Mass."
Material
cardboard
Object type
Container
Descriptive terms
Box
boxes (containers)
cardboard
Dimensions
3/4 x 6 1/4 x 3 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5841
Credit Line
Gift of Louis Cutter, Henry S. G. Cutter and Helen Maclellan
GUSN
171994

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