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Gift box

1998.5070 (RS23982)

Description

Small paper gift box, shaped like a card box. Lid hinged along side seam. Front of lid is paper w/ printed image of 2 boys playing American soccer on field; house in distance. Exterior border is blue paper w/ gilt detail.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1880
Inscriptions
Printed on back/bottom: ""Francis B Carr/ From Hazel Corniser""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Ceremonial Artifact
Descriptive terms
boxes (containers)
Games
games
paper (fiber product)
Unidentified Paper
WRAP, GIFT
Dimensions
5.25 x 3.125 x 0.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5070
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24187

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