Box of Cocoa

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1890-1900

GUSN

GUSN-19134

Description

Tin box wrapped in paper, primarily black. Center image of woman in pink raising teacup, on front and back.

Details

Descriptive Terms

cookware
paper (fiber product)
tin (metal)
Tin
Unidentified Paper
BOX, FOOD STORAGE

Inscription

Embossed on lid: ""Lowney's/ 1/5 lb. Cocoa""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Processing T&E

Dimensions

4.25 x 2.25 x 1.5 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.920