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1998.2352 (RS24215)

Description

White cardboard box w/ hinged side and filled w/ artists' supplies, including 5 stamps, 6 charcoal pieces, 3 pencils, one eraser and 2 pieces of felt.

Details

Maker
Paret & Whittington (Maker)
Inscriptions
Adhesive on top of box: ""The/ Popular/ Box of/ Old Fashioned/ Stationary/ Paret & Whittington/ Washington D.C."" Pencil on bottom of box: ""From Mame on my 41st birthday/ Ever memorable""
Location of origin
Washington, DC, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
cardboard
charcoal (plant material)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Container
Descriptive terms
BOX
boxes (containers)
Cardboard
cardboard
Charcoal
charcoal (plant material)
packaging
paper (fiber product)
Unidentified Paper
Dimensions
2.25 x 5 x 7.625 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.2352
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18264

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