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Description

Box top for biscuits. Three pine planks fastened by two wooden braces nailed at back. Paper label glued to front.

Details

Maker
Goudy & Kent (Manufacturer)
American Label Co. (Manufacturer)
Date
1893-1920
Inscriptions
Adhesive on front of lid: ""GOUDY and KENT'S/ BEST IN THE LAND/ BEST IN THE SEA/ BISCUIT/ PORTLAND, MAINE./ AMERICAN LABEL CO. BALTIMORE, MD./ TRADE-MARK PATENTED MARCH 14, 1893""
Location of origin
Portland, ME, USA; Baltimore, MD, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Merchandising T&E
Places
Maine (United States)
Maryland (United States)
Descriptive terms
BOX
boxes (containers)
lids
packaging
paper (fiber product)
Unidentified Paper
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
11.375 x 22.25 x 0.875 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.3421
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
20258

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