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Box of Arrowroot

1998.921 (RS23744)

Description

Tin box wrapped in printed paper, primarily green and red. Sifting lid on top of box.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1920-1930
Inscriptions
Printed on front and back: ""Packed for/ S.S. Pierce Co./ Boston/ Brookline""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
BOX, SPICE
packaging
paper (fiber product)
spice boxes
Tin
tin (metal)
Unidentified Paper
People and organizations
S.S. Pierce Co.
Dimensions
3.75 x 2.25 x 1.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.921
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19135

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