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Spence's Positive and Negative Powders Box

Description

Small paper box containing two interior boxes. Box is covered with black glossy paper printed with gold text.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"SPENCE'S / Positive and Negative Powders. / GRAND DISCOVERY. / Positive. / THE KEY TO MEDICINE / Negative. / EUREKA! EUREKA! / THE SCIENCE AND PRACTICE OF MEDICINE REVOLUTIONIZED. / Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1867, by PAYTON SPENCE, / in the Clerk's Office of the Southern District of New York." (Printed on box exterior.)
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Containers
Descriptive terms
Box
boxes (containers)
paper (fiber product)
Dimensions
1 3/16 x 2 5/8 x 1 3/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1947.159A-C
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Harold Storke
GUSN
54584

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