Box with sealing wafers

Date

1820-1880

GUSN

GUSN-171925

Description

Small circular cardboard box [ab] with gilt edges. Box filled with red and blue sealing wafers [c]. Many of the wafers have printed mottos.

Details

Descriptive Terms

boxes (containers)
wafers (seals)
cardboard
gelatin
Box
Box

Inscription

"Mêche/ Lapetico / 297, r. St. Honoré"

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

France

Object Type

Containers

Dimensions

1/2 x 1 5/8 (HxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Louis Cutter, Henry S. G. Cutter and Helen Maclellan

Accession Number

1998.5812A-C