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Spice box with cover

1991.380AB (RS20869)

Description

Oval form with fitted cover. Straight lap held with irom tacks at base and cover. Painted blue-green.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1815-1850
Inscriptions
Impressed at top of corner: T.A.B.
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Descriptive terms
Bentwood
BOX, SPICE
cookware
Maple
Painted
Pine
spice boxes
Tacked
Dimensions
2 x 5 1/4 x 3 5/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.380AB
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
8260

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