Tin box

Collection Type

  • Tools and equipment

Date

1900-1920

GUSN

GUSN-20391

Description

Rectangular tin box w/ hinged lid, painted purple w/ green and violet floral design and gilt trim.

Details

Descriptive Terms

boxes (containers)
painting (coating)
tin (metal)
floral patterns
Tin
Painted
Floral
BOX

Inscription

Painted on lid: ""Louis Sherry/ NEW YORK/ Paris/ 2 lb. Net Weight."" Also engraved on box bottom: ""CANCO""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Merchandising T&E

Dimensions

3.25 x 9.25 x 5.5 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.3558

Places

New York state (United States)