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Description

Red painted seed box w/ paper label: "Castle Tucker/ PIGEONRY/ Wiscasset, Maine"; arched metal handle w/ black painted wooden grip.

Details

Maker
The Reliable Incubator & Brooder Co. (Maker)
Date
1890-1920
Inscriptions
Stencilled on sides: ""KENDALL & WHITNEY, Agricultural/ Implements SEEDS and/ Wooden Ware DAIRY &/ POULTRY SUPPLIES/ Federal & Temple St./ PORTLAND...ME"" ""RELIABLE EGG CARRIER/ MFD. BY THE/ RELIABLE INCUBATOR/ & BROODER CO/ QUINCY...ILL.""
Location of origin
Quincy, IL, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Merchandising T&E
Places
Illinois (United States)
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
BOX
boxes (containers)
Painted
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
Castle Tucker Pigeonry & Hennery
Kendall & Whitney
Dimensions
11 x 13.25 x 12.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.4118
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
21146

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