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Description

Wooden box with hinged lid and covered with same paper as on the walls of the Billiard Room. Wallpaper is white with green and red diamond and scrolled foliate design. Wallpaper is torn on side showing inscription underneath.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1930
Inscriptions
Stencilled on top: ""FROM/ COBB[?]. ALDRICH'S [?]/ BOSTON"" Stencilled on side: ""1 DOZ. QTS./ COBB, ALDRICH/ & CO.'S/ PURE FRUIT SYRUPS/ 710 TO 732 WASHINGTON ST. BOSTON.""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
wallpapers
wood (plant material)
Object type
Container
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
BOX
boxes (containers)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
Cobb, Aldrich & Co.
Dimensions
15 x 18 1/2 x 13 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.4089
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
21143

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