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Tea box

Description

Round tin box for tea. Removable lid. Two thin tin straps at one side, perhaps for hooking box onto surface. No ornamentation.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1900
Inscriptions
Etched on bottom of box: ""Good Lands/ Ceylon Orange/ Pekoe""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
tin (metal)
Object type
Merchandising T&E
Descriptive terms
BOX
boxes (containers)
Tin
tin (metal)
Dimensions
1.625 (H), 3.125 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.3551
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
20384

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