Box

Collection Type

  • Tools and equipment

Date

1870-1910

GUSN

GUSN-20259

Description

Wooden box for liquid glue. Box constructed w/ visible joinery. Lid hinged w/ two thin staples hooked into the two staples in back of box.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

Adhesive on front: ""CHASE'S LIQUID GLUE/ CEMENTS/ WOOD, GLASS, CROCKERY, JEWELRY, ORNAMENTS, LEATHER,/ and holds with TENACITY unsurpassed by any cement or glue in existence,/ MANUFACTURED BY JOSHUA S. CHASE BOSTON"" Adhesive inside lid: ""BEST IN THE WORLD CHASE'S LIQUID GLUE""; [same as other label]; ""READY FOR USE""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Chase, Joshua S. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Dimensions

4.375 x 7.75 x 6 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.4173

Places

Massachusetts (United States)