Spice box

Collection Type

  • Cooking equipment

Date

1820-1880

GUSN

GUSN-2361

Description

Oval bentwood-form with fitted cover. Base and cover with pointed laps pointing in opposite directions; all painted blue-green.

Details

Descriptive Terms

spice boxes
cookware
tacking
brass (alloy)
painting (coating)
bentwood
pine (wood)
maple (wood)
Pine
Maple
Bentwood
Painted
Shaker
Tacked
Brass
Box, Spice

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1991.379A,B,

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

1 7/8 x 5 1/2 x 4 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1991.379AB

Places

Possibly Massachusetts (United States)
Possibly