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Muff Box

Description

Cardboard box (A) covered with white shiny paper; lid (B) has gold edging and pink label in the center with manufacturer's name; wooden frame around top of interior with wooden rod from which muff hangs.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1920
Inscriptions
(at left) "From/ Otto J. Piehler/ Furrier/ (marked out) 127 Tremont Street/ OPP. PARK STREET/ (added at right) Boston, Mass./ (at left) 356 Boylston Street"; / M (followed by three blank lines)"/(at right top) "LONG DISTANCE TELEPHONE/ (marked out) OXFORD 1640/ (added) BACK BAY 4470" (paper label)
Material
cardboard
ink
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Merchandising T&E
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Box
Cardboard
cardboard
ink
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
Sullivan, Priscilla Manning, 1911-1994
Dimensions
13 x 16 3/8 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2002.34.2.2AB
Credit Line
Gift of Deborah DuSault; Charles Sullivan; Patricia Meyers\n
GUSN
265328
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Title Stole Box Accession number 2002.34.3.2AB

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