Box top

Date

1893-1920

GUSN

GUSN-20258

Description

Box top for biscuits. Three pine planks fastened by two wooden braces nailed at back. Paper label glued to front.

Details

Descriptive Terms

boxes (containers)
lids
packaging
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Unidentified Paper
BOX

Inscription

Adhesive on front of lid: ""GOUDY and KENT'S/ BEST IN THE LAND/ BEST IN THE SEA/ BISCUIT/ PORTLAND, MAINE./ AMERICAN LABEL CO. BALTIMORE, MD./ TRADE-MARK PATENTED MARCH 14, 1893""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Goudy & Kent (Manufacturer)
American Label Co. (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

Portland, ME, USA; Baltimore, MD, USA

Object Type

Merchandising T&E

Dimensions

11.375 x 22.25 x 0.875 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.3421

Places

Maine (United States)
Maryland (United States)