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Spice box

Description

Circular form w/ straight overlapping nailed sides. Box and lid married at a later date. Lid has single finger overlapping nailed joint.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1850
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
ash (wood)
pine (wood)
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
Ash
ash (wood)
BOX, SPICE
cookware
Pine
pine (wood)
spice boxes
Dimensions
4.375 x 9.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.51
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25537

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