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1998.5074 (RS23984)

Description

Wooden box w/ 18 large, 18 medium and 24 small compartments for sorting and storing type. Box stained brown and fastened together w/ cut tacks.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1920
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
cutting (dividing)
iron (metal)
nailing
staining
wood (plant material)
Object type
Container
Descriptive terms
BOX
boxes (containers)
Cut
cutting (dividing)
Iron
iron (metal)
Nailed
nailing
Stained
staining
Torah
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
3.375 x 15.5 x 13.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5074
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24191

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