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Pin box

Description

Cube-shaped box for straight pins; gilded paper w/ purple and white labels on front and back; various pins w/ white and black heads still stuck onto outside of box.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1920
Inscriptions
Printed label on front and back: ""NEUSS BROTHERS LTD./ Aix-la-Chapelle/ Germany""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
gilding
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
BOX, PIN
boxes (containers)
Gilded
gilding
paper (fiber product)
pins (jewelry)
Unidentified Paper
People and organizations
Neuss Brothers Ltd.
Dimensions
2 x 2 x 2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.4972
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24057

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