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Pantry Box

1991.150AB (RS35180)

Description

Shaker-style, oval, covered, one finger (pointing left) on box, one finger (pointing right) on cover, machine made tacks; painted blue (shows green under cover).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1900
Inscriptions
Embossed on cover: ""C M""
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
bentwood
Bentwood
Box, Food-storage
cookware
Painted
painting (coating)
Shaker
storage boxes
Wood
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
2 3/4 x 6 x 4 5/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.150AB
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2139

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