Spice box

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-187761

Description

Circular spice box with hinged lid. Japanned copper finish on exterior and interior surfaces. Contains five small cylindrical containers with detachable lids, each stencilled with the name of a different spice.

Details

Descriptive Terms

spice boxes
cookware
tin (metal)
japanning
Box, Spice

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

Basement #113

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

3 1/2 (H), 6 3/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1790.1