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Spice box

1985.204 (RS118577)

Description

Circular wood spice box w/ vertical nailed seams. Marked "MS" on bottom. Probably not original top.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1800
Inscriptions
See description.
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
pine (wood)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
BOX, SPICE
cookware
Pine
pine (wood)
spice boxes
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
2.875 x 17.125 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.204
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25140

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