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Description

Square green painted box for shipping eggs; contains cardboard egg holders; hinged lid w/ stencilling on underside: "CASTLE TUCKER/ PIGEONRY & HENNERY/ WISCASSET. MAINE."

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Inscriptions
Printed paper label on side: ""FOR DOE. SULLIVAN & CO. INC./ 61-63 FANEUIL HALL MARKET, BOSTON, MASS....Signature of: Mrs. G.W. Donnell [signature in script]/ shipper/ Express office: Wiscasset/ State: Maine/ Post office: Wiscasset""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Merchandising T&E
Places
Maine (United States)
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
BOX
boxes (containers)
Painted
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
Annie Donnell
Castle Tucker Pigeonry & Hennery
Doe, Sullivan & Co. Inc.
Dimensions
13.75 x 15 x 13 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.4116
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
21144

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