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Spice box

2006.44.1790.1 (RS102767)

Description

Circular spice box with hinged lid. Japanned copper finish on exterior and interior surfaces. Contains five small cylindrical containers with detachable lids, each stencilled with the name of a different spice.

Details

Maker
unknown
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
japanning
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
Box, Spice
cookware
japanning
spice boxes
tin (metal)
Dimensions
3 1/2 (H), 6 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1790.1
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
187761

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