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Tin tea box

Description

Plain tin box w/ removable cover. Attached label at front. Three faded stamps attached to top. Cover closes almost at mid-section of box.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Inscriptions
Glued/adhesive at front center: ""Ceylon/ Orange/ Pekoe/ [unclear]""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
tin (metal)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
BOX, FOOD STORAGE
boxes (containers)
packaging
Tin
tin (metal)
Dimensions
3.5 x 2.75 x 1.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1016
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19257

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