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Description

Small round container. Japanned exterior. Vertical slits all around base create separate tin pieces that are pressed inward to fit lid on.

Details

Maker
Eley Bro. (Maker)
Date
1860-1890
Inscriptions
Embossed on lid top: ""ELEY BRO/ LONDON"" Adhesive on side of base: ""No. 11""
Location of origin
London, England
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
japanning
tin (metal)
Object type
Container
Descriptive terms
BOX
boxes (containers)
Japanned
japanning
Tin
tin (metal)
Dimensions
0.5 (H), 1.625 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.2084
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
17950

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