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Wooden box

Description

Wooden box w/ a hinged lid, for biscuits. Box constructed of whole planks, lid has 2 thinner planks nailed at either side. Paper label on front is blue w/ white letters.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Inscriptions
Adhesive paper label at front: ""AUSTIN & GRAVES/ BISCUIT,/ 116 COMMERCIAL ST./ U.S.A.""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
wood (plant material)
Object type
Merchandising T&E
Descriptive terms
BOX
boxes (containers)
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
Austin & Graves Biscuit
Dimensions
12 x 20.125 x 14.125 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.3543
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
20376

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