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1998.2379 (RS23798)

Description

Wooden utility box w/ cover; round w/ flat round cover; label on top of cover w/ wood burned writing and symbol w/ shield, lions and an eagle; streak of white paint on cover also.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1894-1920
Inscriptions
Wood burned on cover: ""PRODUCT OF VERMONT/ S.S. P. BRAND BUTTER/ ESTABLISHED 1831/ INCORPORATED 1894/ PACKED FOR/ S.S. PIERCE CO. BOSTON. MASS...""
Location of origin
VT, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
wood (plant material)
Object type
Container
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Vermont (United States)
Descriptive terms
BOX
boxes (containers)
packaging
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
S.S. Pierce Co.
Dimensions
2.625 (H), 7.375 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.2379
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
19302

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