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Box of twine

2006.44.1794AB (RS102773)

Description

Ball of twine [a] in original box [b]. Ball of twine in circular box with built in razor for cutting. Box is covered with bronze colored paper with red and blue foliate scrolls. Paper label in bottom of box.

Details

Maker
Gripsit Corporation (Vendor)
Inscriptions
ZIP-TWINE/Patent Pending No. 168,524/Sold by Gripsit Corporation/405 Broadway-Cambridge, Mass. (Printed label)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
cardboard
twine
Object type
Multiple Use Artifacts
Descriptive terms
cardboard
twine
Twine
twine holders
Dimensions
1 1/2 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1794AB
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
180512

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