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Box of Cocoa

1998.920 (RS23742)

Description

Tin box wrapped in paper, primarily black. Center image of woman in pink raising teacup, on front and back.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1900
Inscriptions
Embossed on lid: ""Lowney's/ 1/5 lb. Cocoa""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
BOX, FOOD STORAGE
cookware
paper (fiber product)
Tin
tin (metal)
Unidentified Paper
Dimensions
4.25 x 2.25 x 1.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.920
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19134

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