Box

Date

1860-1880

GUSN

GUSN-18263

Description

Small unfinished pine box with round glass window cut in side. Possibly homemade Magic Lantern. Side piece slips for opening inside back and top wall covered in tin. Tin bracket piece on top covering small hole.

Details

Descriptive Terms

boxes (containers)
glass (material)
pine (wood)
tin (metal)
pine (wood)
Box
Pine
Glass
Tin
Box

Inscription

Stamped on back: ""J.L. Leavitts/ Flavoring Extracts/ 64 BROAD St./ BOSTON"" Adhesive on top: ""Assorted""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

People and Organizations

J.L. Leavitts

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Containers

Dimensions

7 x 6.125 x 4.125 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.2351

Places

Massachusetts (United States)