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Box of tea

1940.187 (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
caddies
Canister, Food Storage
Canister, Tea
cardboard
Accession Number
1940.187
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Mary Eustis
GUSN
40470

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