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Wooden box

Description

Wooden box w/ sliding lid. Unpainted, but marked w/ brand information. Round hole cut-out of front of lid for sliding. Contains 6 sections of electrical cord, either brown or white.

Details

Maker
National Starch Company (Maker)
Date
1860-1920
Inscriptions
Adhesive label: ""OSWEGO/ SILVER GLOSS STARCH/ MANUFACTURED BY/ NATIONAL STARCH COMPANY/ SUCCESSOR TO/ T. KINGSFORD & SON/ OSWEGO, N.Y./ TRADE MARK/ STARCH"" Stenciled on side: ""OSWEGO/ 6 LBS./ SILVER GLOSS/ STARCH/ MANUFACTURED BY/ NATIONAL STARCH CO. SUCCESSORS TO/ T. KINGSFORD & SON""
Location of origin
Oswego, NY, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
wood (plant material)
Object type
Merchandising T&E
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
BOX
boxes (containers)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
5.875 x 6.875 x 11.25 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.3519
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
20364

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