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Description

Unfinished rectangular box w/ hinged lid. (Hinge is rustic, a small hoop through bent nail.) Individual oak pieces held together w/ bent nails visible at sides. Small hook and eye at front of lid holds lid closed.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1880
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
oak (wood)
Object type
Container
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
BOX
boxes (containers)
Oak
oak (wood)
Dimensions
2.25 x 9.5 x 6 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1816
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
17656

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