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Box of Tea

1922.647 (RS246244)

Description

Cardboard box of tea.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"DARTMOUTH / E.I.Co. / BOMEA TEA / Destroyed by the / BOSTON TEA PARTY / 1775 / Griffin's Wharf, Boston (printed)
"PACIFIC MAIL ST & R.R./ O.T.Co. / Extra Curious / FORMOSA TEA / IMPORTED BY / ORIENTAL TEA CO. / 1873 / 85 Court St., BOSTON" (printed)
Material
cardboard
Object type
Food Processing & Preparation T&E; Food Storage Equipment
Descriptive terms
boxes (containers)
Canister, Food Storage
Canister, Tea
cardboard
Accession Number
1922.647
Credit Line
Estate of Miss Frances Greely Stevenson
GUSN
29576

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