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Cheese box

1986.345AB (RS25685)

Description

Cylindrical bentwood box w/ fitted cover; the sides of each secured w/ nails; heavy wire swing handle w/ turned wood hand hold. Painted green.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1900
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
Bentwood
BOX, CHEESE
cheese boxes
cookware
Maple
Painted
Dimensions
6.75 (H), 11 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.345AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
50787

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