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Description

Wooden box constructed of solid planks for sides and bottom. No lid. Once painted white; blue letters advertise product.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1880
Inscriptions
Painted on side: ""BLUE LABEL/ FINE/ LIMA BEANS/ S.S. PIERCE/ J BOSTON. B""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
wood (plant material)
Object type
Merchandising T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
BOX
boxes (containers)
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
S.S. Pierce Co.
Dimensions
9.75 x 15.5 x 11.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.4581
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
21427

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