Box

Date

1860-1890

GUSN

GUSN-17950

Description

Small round container. Japanned exterior. Vertical slits all around base create separate tin pieces that are pressed inward to fit lid on.

Details

Descriptive Terms

boxes (containers)
japanning
tin (metal)
Tin
Japanned
BOX

Inscription

Embossed on lid top: ""ELEY BRO/ LONDON"" Adhesive on side of base: ""No. 11""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Eley Bro. (Maker)

Location of Origin

London, England

Object Type

Container

Dimensions

0.5 (H), 1.625 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.2084